Henry R. "Handy" Godwin

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Henry R. Godwin

Also Known As: "Handy"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Lumberton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Place of Burial: Mount Airy Baptist Church Cemetery, Lumberton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Quinny Irvin Godwin and Mary Godwin / Lowry
Husband of Hattie Belle Godwin
Brother of William Henry Godwin; Minnie T. Sampson; Rosella Lowry and John Henry Godwin
Half brother of Henrietta Bowen; Miles Godwin; Irvin Godwin and Daniel Godwin

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Henry R. "Handy" Godwin

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Birth: Aug. 20, 1876 Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Death: Jul. 20, 1947 Lumberton Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Henry was the son of Quinny and Mary Sampson Godwin. He married Hattie Belle Jacobs.

The following was taken from the Jul. 21, 1947 edition of THE ROBESONIAN:

H. R. Godwin, 72, was found dead in bed at his home on the Fred Townsend farm on Lumberton, R. 1, Sunday morning.

Funeral services were held today (Monday) at 2 p.m. from Mt. Airy church, with burial in the church cemetery.


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Parents:
  • Quinny Irvin Godwin (1841 - 1926)
  • Mary Sampson Godwin (1841 - 1926)
Spouse:
  • Hattie Belle Jacobs Godwin (1899 - 1964)*
Children:
  • Beulah Godwin (1919 - 1929)*
  • Bud B. Godwin (1926 - 1945)*
  • Earl Godwin (1940 - 1969)*

Inscription:

An honest man is the noblest work of God


Burial: Mount Airy Baptist Church Cemetery Lumberton Robeson County North Carolina, USA

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Henry R. "Handy" Godwin's Timeline

1876
August 20, 1876
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
1947
July 20, 1947
Age 70
Lumberton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
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Lumberton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA