Mildred Louise Frazier Godfrey, 88, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at the family residence.
She was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church where she was a special singer at the church and various events.
She was a former employee of Tip Top Food Town and also Kellman Manufacturing.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, James William Bunch; her second husband, William L. Godfrey; children: James William Bunch Jr. and Marshall D. Bunch; her parents, Thomas Edward Frazier and Doshia Elizabeth Underwood Frazier; and sister, Edith Frazier.
She is survived by her children: Elizabeth Ann Bunch Wilson and husband, Bill, of Cleveland and Wanda Faye Price and husband, Ronnie, of Benton; five grandchildren: Chris Chastain, Shelley Hubbard, Kim Stroupes, Keisha Price and Dayna Bitzel; four great-grandchildren: Katie Stoupes, Skylar Roberts, C.J. “Chris” Chastain and Cooper Bitzel; and great-great-grandchild, Krista Chastain; two sisters: Myrtle Lawson and husband, Gerald, of Maryville and Willie Ruth Quinn and husband, Marvin, of Apison; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Philadelphia Baptist Church with the Revs. Ray Higgins and Jason Barnes officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Carmel Cemetery with Chris Chastain, C.J. “Chris” Chastain, Ralph Quinn, Reginald Quinn, Matthew Quinn and Robert Quinn serving as pallbearers. A white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014, from 5 to 8:00 p.m. at Ralph Buckner funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Godfrey family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.