Ira B. Godfrey

Ira B. Godfrey Sr., 74, of Atlanta died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at his home.

Mr. Godfrey was born Feb. 19, 1938, in Rodessa, La. He was retired and a member of Macedonia Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Marilyn Godfrey; six sons, Ira Jr., Eric Sr., Theodore, David, Steven / and Freddie; three daughters, Karen, Natalie and Myra; two sisters; two brothers; 11 grandchildren; 12 brothers-in-law; and six sisters-in-law.

Memorial services will be 1 p.m. today at Macedonia Baptist Church, Texarkana, Ark., with the Rev. Orlando Godfrey officiating.

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2 Responses to Ira B. Godfrey

  1. Rev.Christopher Rowden says:

    My family was sadden to hear about the passing of Deacon Godfrey. He was a great man. My prayer is that God strengthen your heart. Always in our prayers.

  2. Terresa Perry says:

    Aunt Marilyn, and family

    I am sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers. I remember Ira being a wonderful man. God Bless You. Terresa

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