COLEMAN — Funeral services for Pauline Beard Godfrey, 72, of Leander and formerly Coleman County, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 11, at Stevens Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Bangs Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today, at the funeral home.
She died Wednesday, April 7, 2010, at an Austin hospital.
She was born June 26, 1937, in Gouldbusk, to Paul Beard and Rena Cullins Beard. She was married to Lewis Lee Godfrey Sr. on Dec. 17, 1955, in Coleman. She worked for Texas Instruments on the assembly line. She was president of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, Post #10427 in Leander.
Survivors include her three sons, Lewis L. Godfrey Jr. and wife Lois of Houston, Mark Godfrey and wife Ruth of Jarrell, and Terry Godfrey and wife Rae of Leander; two sisters, Bonnie Baldwin of Leander and Roline Murray of Bronte; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; two sisters, Jettie Hammonds and Betty Adams; a brother, Donald Beard; a granddaughter; and a daughter-in-law, Penelope O’Dell-Godfrey.