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Lucille Wynn Godfrey


1925 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Lucille Wynn Godfrey Obituary
GODFREY, Lucile Wynn Lucile Wynn Godfrey (Mama) was born on December 11, 1925 in Rockmart, Georgia. She was 1 of 4 children born to her loving parents Annie Bell Harris-Wynn and Andrew Wynn. Shortly after moving to Atlanta, Mama met Cleve Godfrey, Jr., whom she married on October 14, 1947. Theirs would be a fifty-one-year love affair, until Daddy's passing on January 4, 1999. Foundational to this union was a strong faith in their Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Mama and Daddy joined Bethany Baptist Church, under Pastor Robert H. Hicks in the late 1960's. On Monday, August 28, 2017 Mama passed away peacefully in her home. She leaves to cherish her memory five sons and four daughters: Willie Andrew Godfrey, Lugene Godfrey, Cleve, III (Arlene) Godfrey, Gregory (Lena) Godfrey, Elder Timothy Godfrey, Minister Ronnie Godfrey, Brenda Godfrey, Apostle Katrina Williams (Curtis), and Ceresa Godfrey; fourteen grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and goddaughter, Catherine White. Two daughters, preceded Mama in death: Annette (child birth) and Elder Gwendolyn Gale Godfrey. Lord thank you for allowing us to have her for ninety-one years. Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, 12 noon, Bethany Baptist Church, 1109 McDaniel St. SW Atlanta, GA. Instate 11 am. Dr. Craig White, Pastor. Interment Westview Cemetery. The cortege will assemble at Mama's residence at 11 am on day of service. Viewing today 3 - 9 pm at Murray Brothers (404) 349-3000 mbfh.com
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Sept. 5, 2017
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