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Frances Godwin

May 21, 1924 — September 26, 2016

Gastonia, North Carolina

Frances Barker Wiley Godwin left this world September 26, 2016 from Robin Johnson House in Dallas, NC for her heavenly home. She was born May 24, 1924 to Herbert C. and Blanch Badger Barker.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her two children Nadine Wiley Benson and Richard C. Wiley; sisters, Irma Hannah and Louise Hutchins; her brother, Harley Barker.

She leaves behind her daughter, Teresa Wiley Huskins and husband Glenn, her granddaughter, Angel Edwards; her great-grandchildren, Savannah Lucas and Austin Edwards; her brother, Rev. Johnnie Barker, all of whom she greatly loved; many nieces and nephews.

Frances was raised on the Arlington Mill Village. She has a heart of gold, full of goodness and giving. Frances touched the hearts of many and some of her last word were "love is the most important thing" and "Jesus is coming soon get saved". She will be greatly missed but greatly received also.

Her graveside service will be held at 2:30 pm Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Hollywood Cemetery with officiating Rev. Johnnie Barker and Rev. Kathy Taylor.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 pm Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Sisk-Butler Funeral &Cremation Services, Bessemer City.

We ask that in lieu of flowers please consider a contribution to Robin Johnson House, PO Box 3984, Gastonia NC 28054 or that you consider doing something Good/Kind for someone else in her memory. Pass the love on.

  • Visitation

    October 01, 2016
    1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Sisk-Butler Funeral & Cremation Services

    730 Gastonia Hwy
    Bessemer City, NC
    (704) 629-2255
  • Graveside Service

    October 01, 2016
    2:30 PM

    Hollywood Cemetery

    538 North Broad Street
    Gastonia, NC
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