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Donald "Don" Paul Godwin

August 27, 1942 ~ September 12, 2021 (age 79)


Donald “Don” Paul Godwin, 79 of Clarksburg, Sycamore Community passed away on Sunday, September 12, 2021 at United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV. He was born on August 27, 1942 in Philippi, son of the late Bertsel Thomas and Gladys Dorothy Findley Godwin.

Don graduated from W.I. High School, Class of 1960. He retired as a salesman from Cardinal Health formerly Clarksburg Drug after thirty-two years. He was an avid golfer, fisherman, and hunter and loved the outdoors.  He was a member of the Sycamore United Methodist Church. 

Don is survived by his wife of fifty nine years, Sharon Jane Bates Godwin whom he married on August 27, 1962; one daughter, Amy Lindsey and husband Patrick, Clarksburg; brother, Wayne Godwin and wife Sandy, Nutter Fort; brother-in-law, Larry Bates, Fairmont; nieces and nephews, Stephen and Debbie Bates, Fairfax, VA, Marta and Mike Hodge, Clarksburg, Ronald and Leah Godwin and Monica Godwin all of Nutter Fort; great nieces and nephews, William Bates, Daniel Bates, Alaina Godwin, Malinda Blevins, Jeremy Hodge, Matt Ferree and Seth Ferree.

Davis Funeral Home and Onsite Crematory handled the cremation arrangements for the Godwin family. Online condolences can be made at Davis Funeral Home is honored to assist the Godwin Family.


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