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Jimmy Godfrey

March 16, 1953 ~ November 15, 2021 (age 68)


Jimmy Godfrey


WOODRUFF- Robert James “Jimmy” Godfrey, 68, of 101 Harold Smith Road passed away Monday, November 15, 2021.

  He was born March 16, 1953, in Spartanburg County to the late Roy and Annie Brank Godfrey.  He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Woodruff a member of Ducks Unlimited and was retired as owner of Godfrey Carpet.  Jimmy loved the beach and beach music and was an avid golfer.

  Surviving is one daughter, Lindsey Paige Godfrey of Jacksonville, Florida; one sister, Kathy Thompson of Woodruff; several nieces and nephews.  He is also survived by his caregivers, Ellie Westmoreland and Tommie Joe McAbee.  He was predeceased by one brother, Harold Godfrey and three sisters, JoAnn Westmoreland, Patsy Holbrook and Dianne Lee.

 A Celebration of Live Service will be held Saturday, November 27, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Lanford-Gwinn Mortuary Chapel by Rev. Andrew Shull.

  Visitation will immediately follow the service.

  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Spartanburg Regional Hospice, 1530 Drayton Road, Spartanburg, S.C. 29303.

  Lanford-Gwinn Mortuary

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