Ernest H. Godard

Published 6:13 pm Monday, June 13, 2016

Mr. Ernest Holland Godard, 81, of Williamston, N.C., went to be with his Lord on Sunday, June 12, 2016. Mr. Godard was a Martin County native, born here on October 12, 1934. His parents were George Cornelius and Jenny Magnolia Godard. He was a business co-owner and a 30-year retiree of the North Carolina National Guard. He was also a great Duke University sports fan.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 15, 2016, at Biggs Funeral Home in Williamston, at 11:00 A.M. Burial will follow at Martin Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday night from 6:00–7:30 P.M. at Biggs Funeral Home and other times at 200 Santree Drive, E-4, Williamston.

Mr. Godard is survived by a daughter Christy Richards and husband Steve of Williamston; great-grandson Jaylen Holley; granddaughter Ashley Richards; granddaughter Jessica Negri and fiancé Billy Satterfield; and great-granddaughter Freya Satterfield; a son Brent Godard and wife Petra of Tennessee and a sister Dolly Vopelak of Williamston.

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