Vergie "Lessie" Godwin, age 82 passed peacefully Friday, November 23, 2012. She was born July 4, 1930.

Lessie worked for Jo-Ann Fabrics and loved to sew blankets for her grandchildren. She enjoyed gardening and was a dedicated mother and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by a son, James Roberts, and is survived by her sons Leroy Roberts, Fred Roberts and Daniel Roberts, her daughters Tina Brewer, Brenda Green, and Donna Wilson, her 11 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday December 1, 2012 at the Mount Pleasant Baptist Church 14105 NE 90th Avenue (CR 337) High Springs, FL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Haven Hospice 311 NE 9th Street Chiefland, FL 32626.

Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES 311 South Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601 (352) 376-5361.

Funeral Home

Milam Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. of Gainesville
311 South Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601-1803
(800) 433-5361

Published in Gainesville Sun from Nov. 27 to Nov. 28, 2012