Milton Eugene “Gene” Goff, 79, of Vilonia, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2012. He was born August 31, 1932 in Vilonia, AR. to the late Dempsey and Lilly Mae (Johnson) Goff. Gene was also preceded in death by a brother, Bill Goff, and one granddaughter.
He was a United States Army veteran who served from February 1953 to February 1955. Gene enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and traveling. He was a mentor to many young hunters.
Gene is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Beatrice Goff, two sons, Steven (Debbie), and Bryan and his friend Lori, one brother, Richard Goff, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, April 23rd at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home, Conway (501-327-7727), with Rev. Eddie Johnson, and Cody Goff officiating. Interment will follow at Vilonia Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Mitch Fortner, Cameron Wise, Tyler LeMarr, Cody Goff, Andy Shaw, and Chris Shaw. Honorary pallbearers will be Lynn White, Clint Walker, and John Carpo. Visitation will be Sunday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice Home Care, 821 A North Creek Drive, Conway, AR. 72032.