533. Joseph Linton13 Godown (Joseph Andrus12, James R11, Joseph R10, John R9, John8, Evans7, Jacob6, Jacob5 Goedowne, Abraham4, Jacob3 Godon, Abraham2, Main Family Line1 Godown)(1831) was born Columbus, Franklin Co, OH March 25, 1906. Goey died March 29, 1992 in Memphis TN, at 86 years of age. He died of prostate cancer
Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Monday, March 30, 1992 JOSEPH LINTON GODOWN, 86, of Memphis, artist and retired questioned document examiner, died Sunday at Bright Glade Nursing Home. Private graveside services will be Monday at Memorial Park. Memorial Park Funeral Home has charge. He was a member of Mullins United Methodist Church, American Academy of Forensic Sciences-Questioned Document section and past president of American Society of Questioned Document Examiners. Mr. Godown, the husband of Carolyn Cobb Godown, also leaves a daughter, Marion Godown Bloom of Germantown; a son, James Moran Godown of Memphis; a brother, Stanley R. Godown of St. Petersburg, Fla., and three grandchildren. The family requests any memorials be sent to the charity of the donor's choice.
Find A Grave Memorial# 73105388
He married twice. He married Agnes Lucille Jamison in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, OH, September 4, 1926. Lucy was born in Nahant, MA May 13, 1903. Lucy(1832) was the daughter of David Herbert Jemison and Willa Agnes Russell. Lucy died April 1995 in San Antonio, TX, at 91 years of age. Buried in Warsaw Ohio and she died from Colon Cancer.
He married Carolyne Elizabeth Cobb about 1941. Carolyne was born in Union City, TN April 24, 1907. Carolyne(1833) was the daughter of Charles H Cobb and Marisa unknown. Carolyne died June 02, 1997 in Memphis TN, at 90 years of age. Her body was interred June 04, 1997 in Memphis TN, Memorial Park. buried in Memorial Park Memphis
Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) — Wednesday, June 4, 1997 CAROLYN COBB GODOWN, 90, of Memphis, died Monday at Bright Glade Nursing Home after a stroke. Private graveside services will be at Memorial Park. Memorial Park Funeral Home has charge. She was a member of Mullins United Methodist Church, and a graduate of Vanderbilt University, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. Mrs. Godown, the widow of Joseph Linton Godown, leaves a daughter, Marion Godown Bloom of Germantown; a son, James Moran Godown of Memphis; a brother, Charles H. Cobb of Union City, Tenn., and three grandchildren. The family requests that any memorials be sent to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or the charity of the donor's choice.
Find A Grave Memorial# 73105314 Her Obituary reads in part: she was a member of Mullis United Meth. Church, graduate of Vanderbilt Univ., Nashville, where she was Phi Beta Kappa and member of Kappa Alpha Theta.
Joseph Linton Godown and Agnes Lucille Jamison had the following child:
732 i. Joan Jamison14 Godown (still alive).
Joseph Linton Godown and Carolyne Elizabeth Cobb had the following children:
733 ii. James Moran Godown(1834) was born in Memphis TN July 4, 1943. James died September 6, 2001 in Memphis TN, at 58 years of age.
734 iii. Marion Sophia Godown (still alive).
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