Carolyn Sue Godbey

Published 8:32 am Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Carolyn Sue Godbey


Carolyn Sue Godbey, 65, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017. She was born in Kokomo, Indiana, on September 29, 1951, a daughter to the late Cecil and Marie Hafley Cook and was the widow of Russell Lee Godbey.

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She was a member of the Perryville Church of God and a former kitchen manager at Reno’s Restaurant. She enjoyed cooking, baking, canning, gardening and flowers. Her family and playing with her grandchildren was her priority.

She is survived by four children, Tina (John) Kidd, Iva Boyd, Crystal (John) Godbey and Danny (Angela) Godbey; eight grandchildren, Jonathan (Tina) Vandivier, Scott (Leha) Vaughn, Samantha (Alex) Hooker, Ashley (Ronnie) Patton, Dylan Turpin, Miracle (Trevor) Turpin, Kylee and Trent Miller; 11 great-grandchildren, Shannon Crowe, Christopher, Mattison and Brooklyn Vandivier, Gabriel and Kendrick Patton, Scottie, Alexander and Maci Hooker, and Chasity and Blakelee Vaughn.

Carolyn is also survived by two brothers, Jeff and Lonnie Cook; two sisters, Joyce Morton and Diana Cook; and son-in-law, Timothy Boyd.

In addition to her parents and husband, Carolyn was preceded in death by two brothers, Ronnie and Donald (Duck) Cook, a nephew, Pete Cook, and a grandson–in-law, Alex Hooker.

The funeral service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Walden Funeral Home Perryville. Chaplin Timothy Boyd will officiate. Burial will follow in Valley Oaks Cemetery in Casey County. Visitation will be from 6 – 9 p.m., Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Walden Funeral Home.