James Bernard Goff, 67, a Deming resident, passed away Tuesday April 16, 2013 at his home.
Per his request no services will be held. Cremation will be at Baca's Mimbres Crematory.
He was born November 21, 1945 in Vernal, Utah to Emillie Marie Simpson and John Goff. James served his county honorably in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War.
He was a Deming resident for 26 years coming from San Diego, California. James worked in the mines in Playas and Real Estate for many years. He owned and operated the Casa Linda Court Apartments.
Survivors include his loving wife and best friend of 43 years, Sharon; a daughter, Holly Hawley of Roswell; a sister, Barbara Hillicross of Oklahoma; 2 grandchildren, Nicole and Tyler Rowlden and 2 great grandchildren, M.J. and Jesus Hawley.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Emillie Goff; and brother, Harry Goff.
Entrusted to the care of Baca's Funeral Chapels - exclusive provider for "Veterans & Family Memorial Care." To sign the online guest book or to send a card, please visit our website at www.bacasfuneralchapels.com.
Published in Deming Headlight on Apr. 19, 2013