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Anna Ruth Baker Godbee
Obituaries

Anna Ruth Baker Godbee, 84, of Roswell, died March 24, 2019.

She was born Aug. 30, 1934 to the late Roy L. Baker and Ruth James Baker in Hendersonville, N.C. Ruth married Thomas J. Godbee on Aug. 25, 1956. He preceded her in death in April of 2007.

Ruth attended Georgia Southern College, majoring in English where she met her husband.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She was an avid reader, bridge player and she also loved to play bingo. She enjoyed occasional trips to casinos to play the slot machines, going on family vacations and she loved to cook.

Survivors include two sisters, Sondra (Oscar) Odom of Fernandina Beach, Fla., and Olivia (Larry) Thomason of Stone Mountain; four children, Elaine (Rob) Smith of Las Vegas, Nev., Jeff (Mae) Godbee of Roswell, Anna (Franklin) Ramsey of Signal Mountain, Tenn., and James (Joni) Godbee of Dawsonville; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; various other relatives also survive.

Funeral services for Mrs. Godbee will be held at 2 p.m. March 30 in the chapel of Ingram Funeral Home in Cumming. Interment will follow at Sawnee View Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. until the hour of service Saturday.

Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory of Cumming was in charge of arrangements.

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