Mrs. Anna Margaret Koon Goree was born in Newberry, South Carolina to the late Willie Albert Koon, Sr. and the late Rosa May Gladney Koon. She entered into Eternal Rest on April 27, 2023 at Lexington Medical Center.
Mrs. Goree was a member of St. James AME Church. She was a graduate of Gallman High School.
Mrs. Goree was predeceased by grandsons, Tyonne Saddler and Derek 'DJ' Jones, siblings, Bobbie Jean Koon, Polly Koon, Shirley Lee Turner, Reenay Sims, Brenda Koon Gray, Willie Albert Koon, Jr. and Adolphus Koon, mother-in-law, Mary Helen Rogers and brothers-in-law, Joe Barnes and Willie Sims.
Surviving are her husband, Robert Lee Goree; children, Michael A. Koon (Alice), Robin Shante' Goree-Small (Isaac) and Robert Markee Goree (Ja'Marah); sisters, Priscilla Koon-Henderson (Jim), Teresa Koon-Sanders (James), Doris Koon-Nelson (Deloyd) all of Newberry, SC; Julie Koon-Barnes of North Carolina; reared in the home, Arlene Wilson (Tyrone) and Olin Gray; seventeen grandchildren, two great grand-children, sisters-in-law, Jennifer Koon, Carolyn Rogers and Carrie Nancy Clark, brothers-in-law, Willie Rogers and Marcus Turner, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Graveside services will be conducted on Thursday, May 4, 2023 at 3:00 pm at Newberry Memorial Gardens. Public viewing will be Wednesday, May 3, 2023 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm at the Fred B. Pratt Memorial Chapel.
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