Obituaries » Mildred Thompson Godsey

Mildred Thompson Godsey

November 2, 1947 - February 6, 2022

Mildred Thompson Godsey, 74, of Lynchburg passed away Sunday, February 6, 2022, at Lynchburg General Hospital.

Born in Lynchburg on November 2, 1947, she was a daughter of the late Nelson Thompson and Maxie Thompson. She is survived by her daughter Karen Godsey Creger and her son in law Ronald Devin Creger of Forest, also her grandson Devin Delaney Creger of Richmond Virginia. In addition, she is survived by a sister Mabel Krantz and two brothers Michael Thompson and Malcom Thompson.

She was preceded in death by brothers, Charles Thompson, John Thompson, Russell Thompson, Joseph Thompson, and Percy Thompson.

She retired from Central Virginia Training Center after 30 years of service. She then continued her lifelong work of caring for others. She provided care and companionship for the parents of many local families who needed her help, until she retired in 2017.

The family would like to thank Joyce Thompson and Vickie Vance for their long lasting devoted friendship with Millie.

Millie was a loving mother, grandmother and friend. She talked with family and friends daily. The silliest little things would make her laugh and brighten our day. She will be deeply missed.

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Godsey...... I remember when you taught me the line " Looking like one night in Rustburg "... and I still reflect on that line today. It was a pleasure working with you as you made the days fun with your wit and laughter. Rest in peace , Malvina /Mel

Posted by Malvina Sandidge-Penn on February 11, 2022

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