Henry R. Godwin
|Also Known As:||"Handy"|
|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|
Son of Quinny Irvin Godwin and Mary Godwin / Lowry
|Managed by:||Eldon Clark (C)|
Historical records matching Henry R. "Handy" Godwin
About Henry R. "Handy" Godwin
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.
- Quinny Irvin Godwin (1841 - 1926)
- Mary Sampson Godwin (1841 - 1926)
- Hattie Belle Jacobs Godwin (1899 - 1964)*
- Beulah Godwin (1919 - 1929)*
- Bud B. Godwin (1926 - 1945)*
- Earl Godwin (1940 - 1969)*
An honest man is the noblest work of God
Burial: Mount Airy Baptist Church Cemetery Lumberton Robeson County North Carolina, USA