Joseph Godwin

Joseph Edwin Godwin, 60, of Coolville, Ohio, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Monday, July 15, 2013, after a battle with cancer.

He was born March 5, 1953, in Aiken S.C., son of the late Joseph B. and Vivian C. Cook Godwin.

He was a 1970 graduate of Federal Hocking High School and a drywall finisher.

He is survived by a daughter, Melinda; three grandchildren, Lauren, Kayden and Morgan; a sister and brother-in-law, Vickie and Steve Varner; and nephews, Tony Varner and Jason Godwin. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard and Donnie Godwin.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, July 20, at White-Schwarzel Funeral Home, Coolville, Ohio, with Tony Varner officiating. There will be no visitation.

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