Clifford Eugene Godsey, 78, was born on April 27, 1938, in Crossville, to the late Henry Martin and Mary Alice Norris Godsey and passed away on Nov. 8, 2016, in Haines City, FL. Clifford was a millright that enjoyed fishing, gardening and camping. He also loved to spend time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Laura Barnett Godsey; daughters, Sharon Ann Stockton (Ketron), Constance Sue VanZant (Gregory), Donna Fornito (Richard) and Diane Poston (Kim); grandchildren, Daniel, Caleb, Timothy, Seth, Micah, Richard, Anthony, Jennifer, Kelly, Ashley and Kimberly; and several great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, James David, Howard Lee, Roscoe, Monroe and William Thomas Godsey; and sisters, Ethel Justice, Etta Norris, Jane Ann Norris and Neomia Oakes.
The family received friends on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, from noon to 2 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home with service at 2. Bro. Ray Norris officiated with burial following in Haley's Grove Cemetery.
Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on November 14, 2016