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James Kenneth "Kenny" Godwin

July 28, 1959 December 27, 2017
James Kenneth "Kenny" Godwin
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Obituary for James Kenneth "Kenny" Godwin

Mr. James Kenneth “Kenny” Godwin, Sr., 58, of Dunn died Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh.

Kenny was born July 28, 1959 in Harnett Co. He was a 1978 graduate of Dunn high School, a U.S. Navy veteran, retired from the Department of Corrections in Clinton and attended Lee's Grove PFWB Church.

Kenny had coached at Erwin Middle School, Cape Fear Christian Academy, and Erwin Recreation where he was loved by many of his players.

Kenny is preceded in death by his father, Garland H. Godwin and step-father, Donald Ray Suggs.

Kenny is survived by his wife; Darlene Smith Godwin; sons, James K. Godwin, Jr. and wife Heather of Benson, Alex K. Godwin and wife Brenna of Benson; mother, Peggy Jean Goode Suggs of Dunn; brothers, Sonny R. Godwin and wife Sharon of Dunn, Donald R. Suggs Jr. and wife Jacqueline of Erwin; and granddaughters, Peyton Leigh Godwin and Alexis Sha Godwin.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home and at other times at the home.

Memorials may be made payable to Darlene Godwin for the James Kenneth “Pepa” Godwin Sr. Scholarship Fund for his grandchildren, c/o SECU 200 Tilghman Drive, Dunn, NC  28334.

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6:00 PM 12/29/2017 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 12/29/2017 8:00:00 PM
Skinner & Smith Funeral Home

905 Erwin Road
Dunn, NC 28334

Skinner & Smith Funeral Home
905 Erwin Road Dunn 28334 NC
United States

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