Dorothy J. Goodall

Dorothy Joyce Goodall, 83, of Avon Park, Florida passed away on Nov. 16, 2018 in Avon Park. Born to Frank and Vernita Clifford in Hartford, Connecticut in 1935, she moved to Avon Park in 1992 coming from Portland, Maine with her husband, Ronald, where she was a secretary for a church. Dorothy loved God, to whom she was faithful to the very end. Dorothy was a very loyal and humble person who loved friends and family deeply.

Dorothy is survived by her husband, Ronald Elwood Goodall of Avon Park, Florida; sons, Dan Ragsdale of Nashville, Tennessee and Frank Ragsdale of Miami, Florida; a daughter, Valerie (Jason) Fanning, also of Miami, Florida; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A service for Dorothy will be held at a later date. The family asks that any memorial contributions be made to Northern New England Conference S.D.A. or Good Shepherd Hospice.

Service entrusted to Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, 111 E. Circle St., Avon Park, FL 33825. Online condolences may be left at


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