Obituary: Howard O’neal Godsey


Howard O’neal Godsey, 87, of Double Springs, passed away on Sunday, June 26, 2022 at Hendrix Health Care.

Howard was born on February 15, 1935, in Russellville, Alabama. He loved to fish and hunt, and he also served in the Army.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Nichols Funeral Home – Double Springs, where funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow in Shady Grove Cemetery. Brother Alvis Treece will officiate.

Howard is survived by his sister: Roma Rice (Homer); daughters: Barbara and Leann Godsey; five grandchildren and some great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Howard and Ada Godsey; son: Paul O’Neal Godsey; daughter: LahDonna Gail Godsey; sister: Bonnnie Arlene Godsey and grandson: Steven O’neal Welch.