Helen McCauley Godwin, 89, of Crozet died on June 1. She was born on January 26, 1928, in Farmington, Va. Her parents were the late Jesse R. McCauley, Sr., and Margaret M. McCauley. Her husband was the late Rudolph (Rudy) Macon Godwin.Two great-grandchildren, David Oaklee Kennedy and Parker Godwin Daniels also preceded her in death. She is survived by daughters, Debrah G. Kirby of Crozet, and Ginger G. Daniels and husband, Larry of Kingsport, Tenn. She is also survived by sisters, Peggy Guill and Beth Turner, and a brother, Alford McCauley.
There are four grandchildren, Jennifer Kirby Kennedy and her husband, David; Randy Kirby and his wife, Brandi; Scott Daniels and his wife, Taylor; Benjamin T. Daniels and his fiancé, BreAnn Robinson; and six great grandchildren: Kayla and Hunter Kirby; Shamley, Brantley and Paizley Kennedy; and Kennedy Daniels. She was a graduate of Lane High School and retired from Acme Visible Records in January 1989. She was a member of Crozet United Methodist Church.
The family suggests that memorial donations be made to the Library & Resource Center Dept. for the Blind and Vision Impaired, 395 Azalea Ave., Richmond, VA 23227. A graveside service was held June 5 at Rockgate Cemetery in Crozet with the Rev. Sarah Evancho officiating. Anderson Funeral Home of Crozet was in charge of arrangements.