Bessie Mae Goff, age 89, of Highland View, born June 25, 1923, passed away Saturday night, Dec. 22, 2012. Bessie was a long time resident of Highland View and was a homemaker.
Bessie was preceded in death by her husband Earnest J. Goff; son, James Floyd "Coopie" Goff; three brothers, Lize, Charlie, and Math Wood; three sisters, Minnie Stone, Lee Whittington, and Kate Kilbourn.
Bessie is survived by her son Gene Goff of Highland View; her daughter Alice Martin and husband Gerald of Port Saint Joe; her grandchildren, Jennifer Michelle Hanlon and husband Stacy, and Jerry Martin; her great-grandchildren, Justin Ryan Martin, Kayleah Cheyanne Hanlon, and Levi Hanlon; and her sister, Jewel Dykes of Port Saint Joe.
The funeral service was held at 11 a.m. E.S.T. on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at Hope Family Worship Center, conducted by the Rev. Glen Davis. Interment followed in Holly Hill Cemetery.
All services were under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home.