Reuben Godfrey, Jr.

Reuben Oliver Godfrey, Jr.

Sunday, January 5, 2020
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Mr. Reuben Oliver Godfrey, Jr., age 91, of LaGrange, passed away on January 5, 2020 at the WellStar West Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Godfrey was born on October 15, 1928 in Hale County, Alabama to the late Reuben Godfrey, Sr. and Burlia Glover Godfrey. He worked for many years with Georgia Highway Express as a Truck Driver. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Janie Belle Murphy Godfrey, his second wife, Burnice Williams Godfrey and his son, Blaine Godfrey.

Survivors include his daughter, Karen Thrower; brother, Bruce Godfrey; 10 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; extended family.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, January 10, 2020 at the Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery at 2:00 pm. Pastor Charles Greathouse will officiate. Family and friends will assemble at the graveside. Online condolences may be sent to the family at Higgins LaGrange Chapel Funeral Home, 706-884-7117.
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    Friday, January 10, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Friday, January 10, 2020 2:00pm
    Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery
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Tracy Bradley

Posted at 12:42pm
I am Darnell’s daughter and I offer remover going to uncle Ruebens and aunt Janie Bells house when I was young. Thinking of the family during this difficult time.

Karen Tucker

Posted at 08:37am
My father, Floyd Bonner, worked with Reuben many years at Georgia Highway. Daddy always thought a lot of him. Prayers for your family during this time. Karen Bonner Tucker

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