Billy D. Godfrey, 80, passed away on Monday evening March 5, 2018 at Rex Hospital. He was born in Franklin County the son of the late Lizzie Wilson Godfrey and Henry Joe Godfrey and was preceded in death by his wife Betty Nall Godfrey and a brother, Donald Godfrey.
A funeral service will be held at 2 o’clock on Friday afternoon March 9, 2018 in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the Rev. Spencer Strickland officiating. Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery in Franklinton.
Mr. Godfrey is survived by his daughters; Pam Godfrey, Paula Breslin and husband Chris, a son Chris Godfrey, grandchildren; Shannon Schlafer and husband Shawn, Christian Godfrey, Ashley Breslin and Morgan Breslin, great grandchildren; Ramsey and Natalie Schlafer, brothers; Wade Godfrey and Mack Godfrey.
Friends may visit with the family Thursday evening March 8, 2018 from 6-8 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Wake Forest, NC (919-556-5811)