Henrietta Godwin

Monday, June 16, 2003

Henrietta Godwin, 96, of Jackson died Saturday, June 14, 2003, at Monticello House in Jackson.

She was born Feb. 12, 1907, in Jackson, daughter of August and Minnie Peetz Hoffmeister. She and Frank E. Godwin were married June 21, 1935. He died Jan. 18, 2002.

Godwin worked on an assembly line at International Shoe Company in Jackson. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Jackson.

Survivors include a brother, Norman Hoffmeister of St. Louis; three sisters, Carlene Kasten of Jackson, Mabel Scheafer of Cape Girardeau and Jeanette Sutterer of St. Louis; and two grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, three brothers and two sisters.

A graveside funeral service will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson. Dr. Brian Anderson will officiate.

Announcement courtesy of Cracraft-Miller Funeral Service.