A beautiful life began on March 1, 1945, for Cora Mae Godfrey Garrett in Sneads, Florida. She entered into eternal rest on Friday, April 19th at home with her beloved family at her side. She was 74 years old.
A native of Jackson County, she was of the Baptist faith and a member of Sylvania Baptist Church.
Precious memories will forever remain with one son, Timothy Garrett and wife Porsha of Marianna, Florida; three sisters, Carrie Godfrey of Sneads, Florida, Dorothy Wilson and Jeanette Myrick both of Marianna, Florida; six brothers, Willie Lee Godfrey of Greenwood, Florida, David Godfrey and wife Shirley of Marianna, Florida, Jerry Godfrey and wife Tara of Chattachoochee, Florida, Earnest Godfrey Jr., Kenneth Godfrey both of Sneads, Florida and Kelvin Godfrey of Tallahassee, Florida; three grandchildren, Aaliyah Patterson, Tujuan Garrett both og Marianna, Florida, and Tiffany Garrett of Tallahassee, Florida; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
A Homegoing Celebration for Cora Mae will be held Saturday, April 27th at 12 noon at Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church where Pastor Eddie Bowers is Pastor and Rev. Dr. Nelson D. Wilson, Pastor Dennis Libert, Rev. Joseph Curry and Rev. Kevin Williams officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery with arrangements entrusted to the Caring Staff at Peoples Funeral Home of Marianna.