Linny Goins Welch, 71, died Monday, March 15, 2021, at her home. Born in Manning, she was a daughter of the late Oscar Goins and Jessie Mae Cubbage Goins. Mrs. Welch was first married to the late Charles Welch. She was a member of the Salvation Army Church. Surviving are a son, Charles Welch of Sumter; two daughters, Stacy Benenhaley, Linda Frierson (Mike) all of Sumter; two sisters, Lillie Mae Bell of Manning and Hazel Fuller of Atlanta, GA; six grandchildren, Brandon Brown, Ashton Benenhaley, Tylin Benenhaley, Leanne Welch, Joshua Welch, Kaelyn Welch; one great-grandchild, Chael Compton; and two beloved cats, Mia and Stormy. She was predeceased by five brothers, Franklin Weaver, Harold Goins, David Goins, Oscar Goins, Jr., Varnadoe Goins; an infant sister, Elizabeth Goins; and an infant son, William Benenhaley. Graveside Services will be held at 2 P.M. Saturday in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Manning, SC. On-line condolences may be made at www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.