Read and copyright© by Gloria Dettleff and Dorothy Falk on 5 Apr 2002
Photographed by Toni Kohrmann in Nov 2011


Godell Grave Yard

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Godell Cemetery is on the south side of Emerald Road. Where Walker Road intersects Emerald Road from the north, you turn to the south and go up the lane leading to the farmhouse. A little over a half mile up that lane, before you get to the house, the remaining cemetery stones are placed against trees. Some are broken, some are illegible, but they are there, thanks to some unknown persons. We can assume many stones are missing.

* Marks stones not found, information was taken from previous readings and/or descendant.

Name Born Died Inscriptions and Comments
DUNN, John F.--- 29 Dec 1881 Son of J. & M. E. Aged 19Y 4M 7D. Weep not father and mother for me. For I am waiting in heaven for thee. 
ENTREKIN, ____ ea--- __ 14, 1875 ___ Y 4M. Could be Elizabeth, wife of Asa.* 
ENTREKIN, Asa9 Jan 1805 23 Mar 1864 56Y 2M 14D. Blessed are the dead which in the Lord from hence forth. Yea saith the spirit, that they may rest from the labours, and their works do follow them. A. E. footstone. 
ENTREKIN, Elvira--- 14 Apr 1846 Daughter of A. & E. 20Y 4M 14D 
ENTREKIN, Lucy C.19 Feb 1854 20 Feb 1854 Suffer little children to come unto me and forbid them not, for of such, such is the kingdom of heaven. 
ENTREKIN, Thomas G.10 Dec 1831 24 Dec 1856 Aged 25Y 14D. In Memory of. 
ENTREKIN, Unknown--- --- Sacred to the memory of 
ENTREKIN, William1842 * 1851 * Son of A. & E. 
FORD, Augustin--- 1 Oct 1843 Son of J. R. & E. Age 9Y1M 9D 
FORD, Infant *--- 8 Nov 1853 * Son of D. & N. M. * 
FORD, John T.--- 12 Aug 1845 Son of J. R. & E. Age 2Y 10M 
FORD, L. B.2 Jun 1790 3 Oct 1852 Aged 62Y 6M 1D 
FORD, Malinda J.--- 17 Jan 1841 Daughter of J. R. & E. Age 2Y 5M 24D 
GODELL, Elizabeth8 Feb 1896 15 Oct 1896 On same slab base as Infant and John. 
GODELL, Infant18 Jul 1897 21 Jul 1897 On same slab base as John & Elizabeth. 
GODELL, John16 Oct 1862 7 Feb 1899 Father. On same slab base as infant and Elizabeth. 
GODELL, Nancy M.--- 24 Jan 1879 Wife of Geo. Aged 50Y 2M 7D. A light from our household is gone, A voice we loved is stilled, A place in our hearts is vacant, Which never can be filled. Stone in 2 pieces. Per Toni Kohrmann, Nancy Melvania (Dunn) Godell was married twice. First to Daniel Boone Ford then to George Godell. 
HUCKABAY, Benjamin G.26 Jul 1827 20 Jan 1866 Married 5 May 1850 
HUCKABAY, Harriet29 Oct 1827 15 May 1854 Wife of S. S. 26Y 6M 17D. 
HUCKABAY, Jimmy--- --- Death record 
HUCKABAY, Samuel--- --- Death record 
HUCKABAY, Sarah25 Sep 1786 2 Oct 1856 Age 70Y 7D. Footstone S. H. Brightly the morning in glory beameth, Sweetly she rests as one who dreameth, Angels have borne her spirit home. 
HUDSON, B. G.--- --- Footstone only next to Lucinda 
HUDSON, Lucinda4 Aug 1807 5 Jul 1870 Gone to Heaven Farewell. In Memory of. Remember, friends, as you pass by, As you are now, so once was I. As I am now, so you must be, Prepare for death and follow me. 
THOMPSON, James R.11 Jun 1826 29 Sep 1853 27Y 3M 18D 
Unknown--- --- Bottom part of stone only: Earth counts a mortal less, Heaven an angel more. 
Unknown, William *--- 8 Feb 1874 * Aged 56Y, 5M. Stone broken. 
WIGART, Philipp17 Oct 1866 18 Feb 1880 Broken in 2 pieces 

Database table cem_list modified:29 Oct 2018
Cemetery ID:161
Page modified:13 Feb 2018