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Sgt John Warren Godfrey
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1940
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1998
North Carolina, USA

Godfrey - John Warren Godfrey, 57, died Thursday, April 2, 1998, at a hospital in Chapel Hill, NC The son of John Godfrey and Madeline Pearl Bestpitch. He was born on November 15, 1940 in Baltimore, MD.

Mr. Godfrey was a retired Master Sargent in the U.S. Air Force and a retired Pardon & Parole agent.

He was a Civil War re-enactor and was a member of the 10th South Carolina Artillery Unit.

He is survived by his wife, Juanda L. Owens Godfrey, 2 daughters: Kimberly DeCincio of Mt. Pleasant, S.C. and Lila Godfrey of Summerville, S.C., one sister: Alice Regan of Fayetteville and 1 grandchild.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the 10th Soutn Carolina Re-enactment Group, c/o William Creech.

Arrangements for the Godfrey family are the CREMATION SOCIETY OF THE CAROLINA, INC.,Raleigh. North Carolina. Entombment in Carolina Memorial Gardens, North Charleston, SC.

He was a Vietnam Veteran . He was a Crew Chief and a Flight Engineer on the C-7A Caribou AirCraft stationed in Anke and Phuka, Viet Nam 1966-1967

He retired from USAF as a MSGT (11/1958-12/1979)

His awards encluded the Air Medal with three Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, Air Force Commendation Metal,Small Arms Expert Marksmanship Ribbon, Non-Commissioned Officer Academy Graduate Ribbon, Army Good Conduct Medal, Air Force Longevity Service Ribbon with Four Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with One Silver and One Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster, Repubic of Vietnam Campain Medal, Air Force Good Conduct Metal with One Silver and One Bronze Oak Leaf Clusters

Married October 1, 1960

He was predeceased by his brother
Robert A. Godfrey 1943-1983
and his step-mother,
Alice V. C Hoffman Godfrey 1922-1988
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Albert Godfrey (1916 - 1981)
  Madeline Pearl Bestpitch Wilson (1922 - 1962)
 
 Sibling:
  John Warren Godfrey (1940 - 1998)
  Robert Alfred Godfrey (1943 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In God's Loving Hands
 
Note: First husband of Juanda L. Owens.
 
Burial:
Carolina Memorial Park
North Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Juanda Owens B.
Record added: Jul 11, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5605678
Sgt John Warren Godfrey
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Sgt John Warren Godfrey
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Sgt John Warren Godfrey
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Love&Miss You!!
- Tunie
 Added: Apr. 2, 2016
Rest in Peace. You remain in my thoughts and prayers.
- Juanda Owens B.
 Added: Apr. 2, 2015
16 years have now passed. Rest well. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
- Juanda Owens B.
 Added: Apr. 2, 2014
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