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Nancy E. Godwin

Thursday, May 15, 2003

Born 2-20-1916 -- Died 5-8-2003

Nancy E. Godwin, 87, of Saffell, died May 8, 2003, at Lawrence Hall Nursing Center at Walnut Ridge.

She was born Feb. 20, 1916, at Sidney, Ark., to Christopher Columbus and Amanda Jane Campbell Hardin.

She was a homemaker, a member of the Cord Senior Citizens Center and also a member of the Mount Harmony Free Will Baptist Church at Saffell.

Survivors include two sons -- Tom Godwin of Idaho, and Ted Godwin of Anchorage, Alaska; a stepson, J.T. Godwin Jr. of Batesville; a stepdaughter, Janice Reynolds of Jasper, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Clede Godwin; her second husband, Jewell T. Godwin; a daughter, Devon Norton; three brothers -- Jack L. Hardin, Liegh Hardin and Glen Hardin; and four sisters -- Elizabeth Milligan, May Milligan, Opal Newberry and Lena Massey.

The funeral service was May 12 at the Mount Harmony Free Will Baptist Church at Saffell, with Bro. Stanley Vandergrift and Bro. Loy Counts officiating. Interment followed in Godwin Cemetery, located at Saffell.

Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Batesville Funeral Service at Batesville.