Harold Godfrey, 88
Passed Away: 11/21/2012
Harold Godfrey, age 88 of Pendergrass, passed away on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at his residence following a brief illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 11:00 am in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home. Reverend Wayne Hicks and Reverend Raymond Latty will officiate. The family will receive friends on Friday, November 23, 2012 from 2 – 4 and 6 -8 pm at the funeral home.
Mr. Godfrey was born November 23, 1923 in Gain
esville, Georgia to the late Charlie Godfrey and Fannie Mae West Godfrey. He was retired from Hartley & Slay Construction Company and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Harold was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife and mother of his children, Mildred Lou Seabolt Godfrey, his second wife, Lena Mae Durham Godfrey, son, Wayne C. Godfrey, Sr., brother, Carlton Godfrey and sister, Ethel Toney.
Mr. Godfrey is survived by Lorene (Godfrey) Hammond of Gainesville, daughters, Lois Elane Woods of Buford and Ann Godfrey of Pendergrass, son, Ronald L. Godfrey of Pendergrass, grandchildren, Rachel & Shane Smith, Valorie & Tim Allen, James Hendrix, Jennifer Sanchez, Wayne Godfrey, Jr., Christe Grzehowiak and Jessie Mills,, 13 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren, brothers, Claude Godfrey of Sugar Hill and Oscar Godfrey of Conyers and sisters, Edith Collins of Gainesville and Myrtle Evans of Leesville, South Carolina.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Building Fund of New Haven Congregational Holiness Church, 615 White Sulphur Road, Gainesville, GA 30501 or Calvary Baptist Church, 1370 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville, GA 30507.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504 is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.
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