Claudia Godwin

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Starke - Mrs. Claudia Victoria (Vicki) Godwin 54 of Starke passed away peacefully at the Shands University of Florida Medical Center in Gainesville after a brief illness. She was born in Valdosta, Ga. but had lived most of her life in Starke. She was the daughter of the late Vennie Leroy Shouppe and Nancy Morgan Shouppe. She was also preceded in death by a sister Selma Harris. Vicki was employed in the medical department at Lawtey Correction Institution. She has worked for the department for the last 15 years. She attended the Sampson City Church of God.

She is survived by her loving husband of 21 years; Eugene Godwin of Starke, Her Daughter: Melinda Jean Reynolds of Gainesville; Her Sons; David Earl Padgett and Austin Padgett both of Starke, Brother: John Leonard Butts of Starke, Sisters; LaJuan Whittle (J.W.) of Starke and Frances Keeney (Sid) of Lawtey, Grandchildren; Marah and Chelsea Oquinn, Sister-in-laws; and Brother-in-laws; Betty and Larry Green of Starke; Margie and John Dukes of Hampton; Prinadon and Timmy Deese of Raiford, Marvin Godwin of Worthington Springs and Jeff Harris of Starke.

Funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:00 P.M. in the Chapel of Archer Funeral Home of Lake Butler with Rev. Gene Bass officiating.

Burial will follow in Crosby Lake Cemetery under the care of Archer Funeral Home of Lake Butler. Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday evening.
Published in Gainesville Sun from Mar. 20 to Mar. 21, 2009