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Margie H. Godwin Britt

August 17, 1938 September 5, 2019
Margie H. Godwin Britt
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Obituary for Margie H. Godwin Britt

Margie Horne Godwin Britt, 81, of Middlesex, peacefully passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at Nash UNC Health Care in Rocky Mount. Born in Wilson County on August 17, 1938 she was the daughter of Marvin and Odell Boykin Horne. She was a thoughtful, loving, and devoted mother and companion. Margie was a retired seamstress.

A graveside service celebrating her life will be held Monday, September 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Kenly Cemetery with Rev. Billy Nowell officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery.

Margie is survived by her daughter, Diane Creech and husband, Jim “Pete” of Kenly; son, James Barden “Junior” Godwin of Middlesex; sister, Ella Mae Bass of Wilson; granddaughter, Heather C. Upegui of Sandy, Utah; and best friend of twenty-three years, Mark Braswell of Rocky Mount.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Barden Godwin; brothers, Pete, Stephen, and Lonzie Horne; and sister, Delia Shrock.

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11:00 AM 9/9/2019 11:00:00 AM - 11:30 AM 9/9/2019 11:30:00 AM
Kenly Cemetery

Kenly, NC 27542

Kenly Cemetery
, Kenly 27542 NC
United States

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Kenly Cemetery Final Resting Place

Kenly, NC 27542

, Kenly 27542 NC
United States

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