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Paula Jean Goforth

September 4, 1961 — May 16, 2023

Paula Jean Goforth, age 61, of Rocky Gap, Virginia died on Tuesday, May 16, 2023, after fighting a long battle with her illness.

Born on September 4, 1961, in Welch, West Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Robert Eugene and Mildred Harris. She had lived in Rocky Gap since 1985 and was the co-owner of Skyway Outdoor Advertising. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.

She was deeply loved and will be missed by so many. 


Husband: Ricky Goforth of the home

Son: Adam Goforth & Wife Valerie Goforth of Glenwood, WV

Grandson: Dalton Goforth of Glenwood, WV

Brother: Robbie Harris & Wife Billie Jean Harris of Bluefield, West Virginia

A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 27, 2023, at 10:00 AM at Cravens-Shires Funeral Home. 

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home is serving the Goforth family. 



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