Paul Kenneth Godfrey, 83, of Benton, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 22, 2014.
He was of the Baptist faith and a member of Welcome Valley Baptist Church.
He was born on Feb. 12, 1931, to the late Robert and Carlie Godfrey.
He was preceded in death by four brothers: J.L., Roy, Herb and Eugene Godfrey; and one sister, Leoda Rogers.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife, Betty Godfrey; one son and daughter-in-law, Mitchell and Lafonda Godfrey; one daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and Brent Miller; five grandchildren: Nicholas Gibson and wife, Lauren, Heather Baca and husband, Rob, Ryan Miller and wife, Katelyn, Kali Miller and Justin Godfrey; one great-grandson, Landon Miller; one brother, Burch Godfrey and wife, Dianne; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 8 p.m. today, June 24, 2014, at Higgins Funeral Home with the Rev. Steve Ross officiating.
Interment will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Benton Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today prior to the service at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Godfrey guestbook at www.higginsfuneral.com.