She was born on May 1, 1922, in Jasper. She was the daughter of O.B. and Roberta Brasseale Hall. She married Joseph Glen Goggins Sr., who preceded her in death.
She was of the Primitive Baptist faith. Ellie attended Dora High School. She was a loving and devoted homemaker.
Survivors include her three children, Joseph G. Goggins Jr. of Alberta, Paula Winkle and her husband, James, of Adamsville, Pa., and James Goggins and his wife, Pamela, of Quinton; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, Maxwell Scott Hall and his wife, Lou, of Sumiton; five sisters, Sarah Kate Troup of Sumiton, Janie Frances McCurdy of Clemont, Fla., Retha Parmer of Shelby, Zelma Trotter of Cocoa, Fla., and Norma Elise Haslam of Rosell, Ga.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, Norman (Benny) Goggins; and the following siblings, Wilson Brasseale Hall, James Baxter Hall, Glenn Hall, George Hall, Hugh Hall, Jack Hall and Roberta (Trudy) Jones.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home located at 5203 Hollis Goodwin Road in Dora. Funeral services and committal will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at New Horizon Memorial Chapel. Burial will be private in McCormack Cemetery.
New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323