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Robert Avery Goff

September 15, 1934 - June 11, 2021

Robert Avery Goff, 86 of Rustburg died on June 11, 2021 with his family by his side. He was the husband of Mary Goff for 65 years.

Robert was born in Rustburg, on September 15, 1934. He was a son of the late John and Edith Goff.

He was a member of Rustburg United Methodist Church and a long-standing member of the Free Mason Mackey Lodge #69. He served his country in the U. S. Army and retired from B&W.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Thomas Goff (Faith) and Celia Massie, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren, two brothers, Nelson M. Goff (Linda) and Franklin P. Goff.

Robert was preceded in death by his son, John Revely Goff, three brothers, and one sister.

A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at Rustburg United Methodist Church. Interment will follow at Cumbie Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior.

In lieu of flowers, please consider making memorial contributions to, Rustburg United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 336, Rustburg Va. 24588.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

The family will receive friends one hour prior.
Celebration of Life Service
Rustburg United Methodist Church on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Cumbie Memorial Park.  

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Our condolences to the Goff family, especially our friends, Tommy & Faith. To those who carry on, the burdens fall. May your grief become lighter as the days pass.

Posted by Leslie&James McDole on June 15, 2021

Mary jo and family. So sorry to hear of Bo’s home going. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and the family. Peggy n Frank Neumann

Posted by Peggy d Neumann on June 13, 2021

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