Anna Shoaf Vaughan, 89, of Our Home in Beacon Hill, Port St. Joe, FL, passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014. She was born February 24, 1925 in Gates, TN to William A. Witt, Sr. and Gertrude Nelle Wiseman Witt. Anna moved to Port St. Joe from Covington, TN after the death of her late husband, Henry Vaughan in 2008.
Anna is survived by three sons, R. Ashley (Barbara) Shoaf of Atlanta, GA, Stephen (Natalie) Shoaf and Stuart (Renee) Shoaf of Port St. Joe, FL; daughter Anna Shoaf of Tampa, FL; grandchildren, Lauren Elisabeth Shoaf (Ray) Pace of Tallahassee, FL, Jason (Ashley) Shoaf, Andy (Kimberly) Shoaf, Witt Shoaf of Port St. Joe, FL, Katie Shoaf of Sanlucar, Spain; and four great-grandchildren, William, Madelyn, Eleanor and Maggie Shoaf of Port St. Joe, FL. Anna was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles C. Shoaf, Jr.
A Memorial Service will be held at First United Methodist Church, Port St. Joe at 11 a.m. EDT on Friday, April 4 with the Rev. Dr. Geoffrey Lentz officiating. Graveside service will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Ripley, TN at 11 .m. April 12.
In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make donations to First United Methodist Church, POB 266, Port St. Joe, FL 32457; to the Activities Fund at Our Home at Beacon Hill, 141 Kaelyn Lane, Port St. Joe, FL 32456; or to your own charity.
Arrangements are being made by Comforter Funeral Home, Port St Joe, FL and Garner Funeral Home, Ripley, TN.