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Sally Goff, age 78, of Live Oak, FL passed away suddenly Friday, July 28, 2017 at her home. She was born in Campbell County, Wyoming and living in Parkdale, Oregon before moving to Live Oak, FL in 1967. She earned a B.S. degree from the University of Oregon in 1961 and a M.S. degree at the Indiana University in Bloomington, IN in 1964.
Sally married her late husband, (Phil) A.P. Goff in 1967 in New Orleans, LA. They moved to Live Oak where she worked in the Suwannee County School System as a teacher and guidance counselor until she retired in 2006. She was a member and Past President of the Live Oak Junior Women's Club, member of the Live Oak Women's Club, Order of the Eastern Star, Florida Counseling Association and the Suwannee River Counseling Association. She was the President of ECW at Saint Luke's Episcopal Church and Vestry. She was also a life time charter member of the University of Oregon Alumni Association and an avid Ducks fan.
She was predeceased by her parents, Leo Sharkey and Juanita McKern, brother, Harold Jean Sharkey and a sister, Lois Jean Sharkey.
She is survived by three sons, Phillip (Flip) (Betsy) Goff, Middleburg, FL; Gene (Kelly) Goff, Monroe, WA; Alex Goff, Lake City; two sisters, Marjorie Andrews, Odell, OR; Lora Ann Dickinson, Eugene, OR; two brothers, John Sharkey, Albuquerque, NM and Allen Sharkey, Bend, OR; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Memorial services will be held 2:00 PM, Friday, August 4, 2017 at St. Luke's Episcopal Church with Father George Hinchliffe officiating.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 1391 SW 11th St., Live Oak, FL 32064.
Please sign the guestbook at www.harrisfuneralhomeinc.net.
Harris Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc., Live Oak, FL is in charge of all arrangements.
Published on August 1, 2017
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