Arnold John Godfrey, 78, of Cabot, traded his earthly home for his Heavenly eternal home on September 20, 2020. He was born April 6, 1942 in Albany, New York to Charles Godfrey and Hazel Francis Godfrey- Short.
Arnold was a Veteran of the United States Navy. He was a kind, compassionate and selfless man of God. Arnold loved carpentry and was a very loving husband and father. He was almost a 50 year member of First Pentecostal Church in North Little Rock and a recent member of Cabot Apostolic Church in Cabot.
Arnold is preceded in death by his wife Louise Miller-Godfrey; his parents Charles Godfrey and Hazel Godfrey-Short; brother Edward Godfrey; and grandsons Chase Herring and Eddie Norman.
Arnold leaves behind his loving children Angela Godfrey, Sharon (Richard) Herring, Lynn Godfrey, and Edward Godfrey; grandchildren Krystal Godfrey Dickson, Amber (Chris) Willis, Cory Marino, Ashley (Borden) Moody, and Anna Reneau; nine great-grandchildren; siblings Lynnette Damiano and Christiana Drobena; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends to carry on and cherish his memory.
The Family wishes to extend a special Thank You to Kindred Hospice for their compassion and support during this difficult time.
Memorial Service will be held Friday, November 6, 2020 at 6:00pm in the Chapel at A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville.
In light of the current health concerns, Arnold’s family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers if you are not able to attend the service. Please be aware, as per Arkansas directives, attendance will be regulated in accordance to Arkansas guidelines, all guests in attendance will be required wear masks/facial coverings and social distancing guidelines will be in place.
Arrangements entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400
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