Originally created 05/28/03

Mrs. Ruth Godbee (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - On Sunday, May 25, 2003, God called home his servant, Mrs. Ruth Williams Godbee. Those cherishing her fond loving memories include her children, Yvonne (Robert) Walker, Ralph (Shirley) Godbee, Sheila Godbee, Marilyn (Marvin) Heath, Ardie Ray (Rudy) Brooks, Timothy (Kimberly) Godbee, Ethel (Tony) Smith, Raymond Godbee, and Elizabeth Godbee; and a loving stepdaughter, Eleanor (Robert) Hopson; one sister, Delores McQueen; and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of many years, Mr. Raymond Godbee. Of her siblings she was blessed to reach the age of 60, Barbara, Paul, Jr., Jeanette, Fannie Mae and Ronnie preceded her in death. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Thursday, May 29, 2003, at Thankful Baptist Church. Rev. Gregory A. Young, officiating. Interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery. The funeral cortege will assemble at noon at Kinsey & Walton Funeral Home, 3618 Peach Orchard Road. (706) 790-8858. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 28, 2003