Larry E. Godwin

Published 9:19 am Tuesday, January 16, 2024

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Larry Eugene Godwin, 72, of Atmore, passed away on Jan. 10, 2024.


He was born on May 24, 1951 in Atmore to the late Ernest Eugene “Gene” and Myrlene Stewart Godwin.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Garry Godwin; and Shelly Godwin.

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He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Becky Wooten Godwin; his daughters, Wendy Godwin Classen of Atmore and Kayla Godwin of Atmore; Krista Howell of Atmore; his sister, Deborah (David) Ronzone Sr. of Bratt, Fla.; his grandchildren, Blaine O’Brien (Brandee Barrow), Loryn O’Brien, Elliot Classen and Ann-Elise Classen; along with his great-grandchildren, John-Marshall O’Brien, Lilly Kate O’Brien, Rowan O’Brien and Kylee Clifford.

Funeral services were held on Jan. 14, 2024 at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Floyd Harris officiating. Interment followed in Godwin Cemetery in Bratt.

Active pallbearers were Kayla Godwin, Chris Kirk, Jimmy O’Brien, Joey Overstreet, Kevin Classen and Sammy Lee.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.