In Loving Memory

Tav Goodloe, d. March 23, 2015



In Loving Memory

November 10, 1968 – March 23, 2015

Tav G

Mobile, AL

William Tavenor “Tav” Goodloe, was born November 10, 1968, and left this world on Monday, March 23, 2015 following a lengthy illness. He fought hard to stay with us for as long as he could, and showed courage and strength to the very end. He died peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones. Tav was a native of Fairhope, AL and a longtime resident of Mobile, AL.  He graduated from Fairhope High School in 1987 and attended the University of Montevallo. He was well known and loved in the Service and Hospitality industry for his loyalty, his hardworking nature, his witty sense of humor, and his famous crawfish. He loved the water, enjoyed his “toys” and was able to travel extensively.

Tav was preceded in death by his dear mother and best friend, Marian Frisholm Powell, and his father, Edward G. Goodloe Jr. His surviving family include his loving companion, Christi Williams, as well as his brothers, Allen Brandon Powell of Fairhope AL, Jeffrey Goodloe of Chicago IL, Robert Goodloe of Waxhaw NC, Philip Goodloe of Cary NC, and Joseph Goodloe of Fayetteville NC. He will also be missed by his stepfather, Lowell Powell of Fairhope AL, his stepmother, Barbara Goodloe of Charlotte NC, his Aunt Joy Antonette of Fairhope AL, his two step-sisters, his nieces and nephews and many friends whom he considered his family. He had a grin for all whom he met, and touched everyone who knew him. He was loved by many, and will be greatly missed. His family would like to thank AseraCare of Mobile for their wonderful contribution to the end of Tav’s life here.

 A Celebration of Life observance will be held in Tav’s honor on Saturday, April 11 from 4pm to 7pm at Café 615 in downtown Mobile, AL. Friends, family, and all who knew and loved him are welcome to attend.  Expressions of condolence may be offered at  Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home & Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL  36526.


  1. Linda Oubre

    Prayers for the family and friends who miss him so much. Love you Christi, keep your head up!

  2. Jeanne Mercier

    This is beautiful! Love you Christi! Miss you Tav!

  3. Mary McCurdy

    Your sweet sould has left a void here amongst us already. Blessed to have called you friend for so many years. Peace and love

  4. Chantel Harliw

    I’m going to miss my weekly stories. Miss you Tav!

  5. Marcee Laliberte

    Mobile will never be the same. I can hear your laugh now and wish I could hear it again. I’ll miss you and hope now you’ve found peace and comfort. Continued prayers for his loved ones and family. You’ll be missed. Marcee


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