Athens Review, Athens, Texas

January 18, 2014

Norban Gene Godwin

The Athens Review

Athens — Services for Norban Gene Godwin, 78, of Palestine, Texas, are scheduled for 11:00 am Sunday January 19, 2014 at Eubank Funeral Chapel with Bro. Gary Bowman and Bro. Tom Atwell officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton.

Burial will be in Oaklawn Memorial Park, Athens, Texas.

He passed away January 16, 2014 in Palestine, TX.

Mr. Godwin was born July 6, 1935 in Athens, TX, to A. C. and Lilian Godwin.

Norban was a Christian by faith. He was married 30 years to his precious wife, Nelda before her death in 2006.

He was a marksman and enjoyed the out doors, he was an accomplished welder and he loved his farm.

Surviving are: Step Son, Johnny & Sandra Weaver of Palestine, TX, Step Daughter, Desiree Shaw of Palestine, TX, Brother, Delmar Ray Godwin of Palestine, TX, Nephew, Randall Keith Godwin of Palestine, TX, 8 Grandchildren, 13 Great Grandchildren,.

Norban was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Nelda Joyce Godwin and brother, Jerry Godwin.

Family will receive friends Sunday 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the funeral home.

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