Martha Campbell Godley
Published 3:07 pm Wednesday, July 25, 2007
Martha Campbell Godley, longtime Washington resident and former Washington Women’s Club President, died of heart failure at Britthaven on July 18, 2007.
Ms. Godley, 85, was a retired high school teacher of math who taught at several area schools and sponsored many Drama Club productions. She is survived by her three children (Carol Campbell, Robert Godley and Paul Godley) and three grandchildren (Amanda-Beth Campbell, Genna Godley and Kira Godley).
Friends, caregivers and former students are invited to a memorial service to honor her memory on Sunday, July 29. Visitation will take place at the Paul Funeral Home (900 John Small Avenue) from 3 p.m.-3:45 p.m. There will be a processional to Oakdale cemetery for funeral services (at the Campbell Family plot, SE corner) from 4 p.m.-5 p.m. The family will also receive guests at the graveside thereafter.
They respectfully request that donations in her honor be made to her favorite charities in lieu of flowers: the American Heart Association (American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060), the North Carolina Estuarium (North Carolina Estuarium, 223 East Water Street, Washington, NC 27889), the Turnage Theater (Turnage Theaters Foundation, Inc., Main Street, P.O. Box 276, Washington, NC 27889), UNC-TV (Customer Care, UNC-TV, P.O. Box 900002, Raleigh, NC 27675-9000) and UNC Public Radio (WUNC-FM, 120 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27517).
You may address condolences to the Godley family by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com. For more information contact Paul Funeral Home at (252) 946-4144. Paul Funeral Home of Washington is serving the Godley family.