Mary E. Godby, 73, of Somerset, passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
She was born in Somerset, Kentucky on October 29, 1945; daughter of the late Edward and Daisy Neikirk Hall. She retired from Southern Belle Dairy as a bookkeeper after 42 years. Mary was a devoted Christian, pastors wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She loved and believed in helping others, placing others above herself. She loved flowers, cooking, and always had a listening ear. She was a devoted member and treasurer of Beech Grove Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Howard Godby of Somerset; her son, Darin & (Bonnie) Godby of Somerset; grandchildren, Sandrina Godby of Bowling Green, Nicolas Godby of Ferguson, Richie & (Rebecca) VanHook of Somerset, and Katlin & (Lee) Cook of Somerset; nine great-grandchildren; her brothers, Carl & (Ina) Hall of Terre Haute, IN, Charles & (Ann) Hall of Somerset, Bert & (Toy Lee) Hall of Science Hill; sisters, Lula Bowman and Paula Wesley both of Somerset; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Daisy Hall; a brother, Donald Hall; and two brothers-in-law, Lonnie Bowman, and Lowell Wesley.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at the chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Darin Godby, Bro Bert Hall, and Bro. David Bowlin officiating.
Burial will be in Beech Grove Cemetery.
The family will receive friends after 6:00 PM Monday, October 28, 2019 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.