|Birth: ||Sep. 27, 1950|
St. Landry Parish
|Death: ||Mar. 27, 2011|
Carmen Leonor Godfrey, 60, of Port Arthur, Texas passed on to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, March 27, 2011. She was born in Opelousas, LA on September 27, 1950 to Leonila and Kelso Cunningham. In her latter years, Carmen was a personal trainer at the YMCA of Port Arthur and always had a warm friendly smile for everyone that crossed her path.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Gabriel Funeral Home in Port Arthur and services will be held on Saturday, April 2nd at 2 pm at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Donald Frank officiating. Burial will follow promptly after the service at Greenlawn Memorial Park.
Carmen leaves to cherish her memories a loving and supportive husband of forty years, Artie Kirk; parents, Leonila and Kelso Cunningham; sons, Byron C. Godfrey (Lisa) of Humble, TX and Wesley Godfrey of Houston, TX; daughters, Shannon Godfrey of Port Arthur, TX and Adrienne Kelli Calcote (Gary) of Grand Prairie, TX; granddaughters, Bianca and Alexis Godfrey and grandsons, Garrison, Cameron and Kendall Calcote; two brothers, Lorenzo Cunningham (Terri) of New Orleans, LA and Francisco Cunningham of Baton Rouge, LA; and a special niece, Francesca Thomas (Terrance) of Grand Prairie, TX.
The family wishes to extend sincere gratitude to Dr. Alexandria Phan and staff at MD Anderson Cancer center, Odyssey Hospice Facility, the staff of St. Mary's Hospital, and special God sent friends Nolan and Belinda Richardson of Port Arthur, TX.
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Maintained by: Roger Hassell
Originally Created by: CHassell
Record added: Jun 06, 2011
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