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“So sorry for your loss. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Nellie Hilton - Pembroke, VA

“Johnny, We are so sorry about Della's passing. A beautiful angel with a beautiful heart and soul. You and your family will be in our thoughts and...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Lynn Scaggs - Shawsville, VA

“Della will be missed, sorry for your loss John. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Greg Gravley - Newbern, VA

“I will miss u dearly u was always good to me. U and big John welcomed me like I was one of ur own. I'll never forget u and ur family will be in my...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Kim Brugh - Dublin, VA

“We are so sorry for yalls loss! She was a wonderful person and loved by many!! She will be missed very much!!! ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Lee Tickle - Pearisburg, VA

“Big John and little John you both are in my thoughts and prayers I'm deeply sorrowed by the passing of Della she was like a mom to me So many great...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Julie Presgraves - Dublin, VA

“Johnny I am so sorry to hear about Della. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sandy ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Sandy Richardson - Pulaski, VA

“Prayers for all so sorry to hear of Della's passing ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Peggy (wife of nelson) hungate - VA

Della Jo Goad Poff, 66 of Pearisburg went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016.

She was born in Radford on April 25th, 1950 and was the daughter of Edith Lyon Goad and the late Lawrence T. Goad, Sr.

Della loved the outdoors and the beach, but most importantly, she loved her family. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband of 47 years, John W. Poff, Sr., a son, John W. Poff, Jr. and wife Karen Perkins Poff; two brothers, Lawrence Turney Goad, Jr. and wife Carolyn Waddell Goad, and Roger Allen Goad; a sister, Nina Goad McNeil Nepstad and husband Buddy; two sisters-in-law, Judy Poff Easter, and Nancy Poff Albert and husband Larry; two step-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many special friends.

A celebration of life will be held Sunday, November 27th, 2016 at 2 PM at the Parrott United Methodist Church in Parrott, Virginia with Rev. Teresa Tolbert officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the cancer charity of your choice.

The family is being served by Riffe's Funeral Service in Narrows, (540) 726-2442, and online at