Dorothy B. Godfrey

Dorothy B. Godfrey

printed 01/13/2023


Dorothy “Dot” B. Godfrey, age 97, of Bishopville, Maryland, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023.

Born in Salisbury, she was the daughter of the late George W. Taylor and Erma B. Shockley Taylor

She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church in Bishopville and the Worcester County Farm Bureau.

She is survived by her daughter, Lisa A. Nugent and husband, Todd, of Bishopville; a niece who was like a daughter to her, Tammy D. Kane and husband, Bobby, of Ocean Pines; a sister, Lois Perdue of Salisbury; a brother-in-law, Donald W. Godfrey and wife, Patricia, of Delmar; a sister-in-law, Alberta C. Godfrey of Pocomoke City; her grandchildren, Jeffrey E. Godfrey Jr. and wife, Carrie, Rita S. Godfrey, Chelsea R. West, Mason E. Kane, Aiden R. Kane and Noah R. Kane; six great-grandchildren, Austin, Emily, Wyatt and Aliza Godfrey and Ruby and Remy Windsor, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett B. Godfrey Jr.; a son, Jeffrey E. Godfrey Sr.; a nephew, Everett H. Godfrey; and two brothers, Billy Taylor and Gerald Taylor.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023 at Bishop-Hastings Funeral Home in Selbyville. Burial was in Zion Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to: Zion Church Cemetery, c/o Naomi Johnson, 35141 Johnson Store Road, Selbyville, Delaware 19975; or Bishopville Vol. Fire Dept., P.O. Box 350, Bishopville, Maryland 21813.

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