Angel Delwood Godwin, Jr.
Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, February 28, 2020 at Petal-Harvey Baptist Church for Mr. Angel Delwood Godwin, Jr. age 77, of Ovett, MS. Also known by close family and friends as Sonny, he died on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at his home on Sonny K Farms surrounded by loving family.
Burial will be in Runnelstown Cemetary.
Delwood was born April 24, 1942, in Petal, MS, to A.D. and Una Margaret Godwin. A veteran of the United States Army and a 50-year member of the Petal Masonic Lodge #516, Delwood was an electrician by trade who retired from the City of Hattiesburg. He was also a member of Petal-Harvey Baptist Church and in his past-time he loved raising cows, gardening and sharing his crops with family and friends.
Preceding him in death were his father, Angel Delwood Godwin, Sr., his mother, Una Margaret Merritt Godwin, and grandson, Adrian Flynt Barham, Jr.
Survivors include his wife of almost 48 years, Kay Godwin of Ovett; his two daughters, Kristie Godwin Fairley and husband, Jay, of Petal and Angela Godwin Barham and husband, Adrian, of Ovett; his grandchildren, Sarah Hadley and Landen Barham and Anne Makay Fairley; his sisters, Dell Patterson of Columbia and Tommye Corley of Petal; and his brother, Willard (Shorty) Godwin of Dixie.
Visitation will be 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Thursday, February 27, 2020 at Petal-Harvey Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Petal-Harvey Baptist Church for their ministry efforts in the community. Donations may be mailed to: Petal-Harvey Baptist Church, 600 South Main Street, Petal, MS 39465.