Welcome to the memorial page for

Mr. Nathaniel Goodley, Sr.

January 20, 1964 ~ September 1, 2019 (age 55)

Nathaniel Goodley, Sr. was born on January 20, 1964 in North, South Carolina to the late Beatrice Saylor Goodley and Alfred Goodly, Sr. Our Lord dispatched His angels to bring His beloved son to him on September 1, 2019 at the age of 55.

Nathaniel, affectionately known as “Nate”, was educated in the public schools of Orangeburg County. After graduating, he joined the United States Marine Corps where he served from 1983 to 1987.

He is preceded in death by his father, Alfred Goodley, Sr.; his mother, Beatrice Saylor Goodley; sister, Sylvia Williams; brother, Nathan Goodley; and nephew, Glenn Antoine Zeigler.

He is survived by his son, Nathaniel (Alexis) Goodley, II; two daughters, Autumn Goodley and Labreshia Nelums; eight siblings, Thelma (Robert) Green, Mary Ann Green, Margaret Legree, Lavern (OJ) Harrison, Alfred (Blondie) Goodley, Jr., Darlene (Russell) Earle, Nelson (Tammy) Goodley, and Janice Davis; one granddaughter, Aniston Williams; two step-children, Kandi (Phillip) Freeman and Timothy (Gail) Fisher; one step-brother, James (Cynthia) Rowe; one step-sister, Annie Ruth (James) Thorpe; best friend, Sammie Williams; and a host of loving relatives and friends.

 Service Information

September 9, 2019

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Myers Mortuary & Cremation Services
2624 Alpine Road
Columbia, SC 29223

September 9, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Myers Mortuary & Cremation Services
2624 Alpine Road
Columbia, SC 29223

Funeral Service
September 10, 2019

12:00 PM
Second Nazareth Baptist Church
2336 Elmwood Ave.
Columbia, SC 29204


Ft. Jackson National Cemetery
4170 Percival Road
Columbia, SC 29229

© 2020 Myers Mortuary & Cremation Services. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS