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June 18, 1953- October 17, 2017

Elizabeth Darlene Goode Cantley, 64, of Florahome, FL, formerly of Tralee, WV, passed away Tuesday, October 17, 2017, in a Gainesville, FL, hospital following a long illness.
Born June 18, 1953, at Wyoming General Hospital, she was the daughter of the late Leonard and Hattie (Thomas) Goode.
In addition to her parents, Darlene is preceded in death by her husband, Johnny Ray Cantley, Sisters Anita Goode, Brenda Goode, Harriet Maine, Phyllis Green & Sue Lester. Brothers, Roger Goode, Albert Goode & Frankie Goode.
Darlene was a thoughtful, caring person always putting others before herself. She was a loving mother and known as Nonnie to many. She enjoyed cooking, yard sales and the dwarf Grumpy.
Those left to cherish her memory are her sons, Ray Cantley of Florida, Charles "Cookie" Cantley of Rhodell, Leonard Cantley & wife Miracle of Beckley, Brian Cantley of Mullens, & Jeremy Cantley of Beckley. Her daughters, Karen Boothe and husband Roger of Arizona, Danessa Hardee and husband Jerry of Mullens, Christa Strickland and husband Sean of Mullens, and Gail Robinson and husband Levi of Florida, a legacy of grandchildren & great-grandchildren. Sister, Sharon Dixon and husband Simon of Florida. Brothers, Jimmy Goode and wife Barbara of Hinton and Dallas "Tink" Goode and wife Mildred of Hinton. Cherished friends, Doris Hughes, Ginger & Dink Darnell & a host of longtime friends.
Services will be 12 noon Monday, October 23, 2017, at Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Shawn Goode officiating. Burial will follow in the Goode Cemetery, Bud Mtn.
Friends may call from 6:00- 8:00pm Sunday, October 22, 2017, at Tankersley Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Grandsons, Tracy Cantley, Chuck Cantley, Dusty Cantley, Chris Cantley, Christian Cantley & Zach Hardee.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tankersleyfh.com.
The family of Darlene Cantley is being cared for by Tankersley Funeral Home, Mullens.
Published on October 21, 2017
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