Stella Caroline Godwin

Published 10:40 pm Wednesday, July 28, 2010

OAK GROVE, Fla. – Stella Caroline Godwin, 92, of Oak Grove, Fla. died Tuesday, July 27, 2010 at her residence.

She was a nurse with the U.S. Navy Nursing Corp, born on Nov. 4, 1917 in Whippany Morris Co., N.J. to the late Stanislaus and Mary Smach Golba.

Her husband, Marshall Godwin, precedes her in death.

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Survivors include a son, David Marshall Godwin of Pensacola, Fla.; two daughters, Susan L. Godwin of El Paso, Texas and Ramona Godwin Cole of Ottawa, Canada and two grandchildren, Anne-Louise Cole and Colleen Cole.

Services will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 30, 2010 from Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Tom Simard officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Thursday evening, July 29, 2010 at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home.

All of her caregivers will be honorary pallbearers, special friends, Wilson and Ruthie Sims, Roy “Buddy” and Marvette Godwin, Franklin “Shorty” Carnley and Bronna and Grant Godwin.

Special thank you to the Emerald Coast Hospice team especially Evelyn and Julie, and Marianne Crumlish (Comfort Care Health Group) Teresa Watford and all our friends in Oak Grove.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home INC in charge of all arrangements. Atmore.