Mary Elizabeth Godman, 85

Mary Elizabeth Godman, 85, of Falmouth, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018, at Harrison Memorial Hospital, in Cynthiana.

Born on September 10, 1932, the daughter of the late Ben & Lillie Fogle Mann. She married James E. Godman, Sr. on Ocotber 10, 1954, her dear husband survives her passing. Mary was a graduate of Morgan High School with 12 years of perfect attendance. She and her husband “Jim,” owned and operated the Godman Garage, in Falmouth for 63 years.

Surviving her in death, in addition to her husband, are her children, James E. Godman, Jr. (Darlene), of Falmouth, Mark W. Godman (Janice), of Falmouth, Todd H. Godman, of Falmouth, Matthew S. Godman (Kara), of Berry, Missy Osborne (Tony), of Butler; brother, David Mann, of Cynthiana; sisters, Frances Murray, of Ketteting, Ohio Linda Hollan, of W. Harrison, Ind. and Hildreth Dickenherr of Mt. Healthy, Ohio; grandchildren, Samantha Vaughn (James), Lindsay Godman, Caty Beth Osborne, Scott Osborne, C.J. Osborne, Joshua Godman, Anastacia Godman, Logan Godman, Morgan Godman; and great-grandchildren, Penelope Ann Vaughn Sawyer Mack Vaughn.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., Thursday, August 2, 2018, at Woodhead Funeral Home, Falmouth.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, August 3, 2018, also at Woodhead Funeral Home, Falmouth, with Dennis Gosney officiating.

Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery, Falmouth.

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Memorial Contributions are suggested to the Pendleton County Historical Society.