Lena Alicia Godby, age 33, of
Somerset, passed from this life on Friday, December 2, 2016, at
Lena was born in Fort Ord,
California, on January 10, 1983, daughter of Donald Wayne Godby
and Rachel Montano Godby. She obtained her Masters Degree
in education. Lena taught for ten years at Northern Middle
School, where she was also volleyball coach. She was
S.T.L.P. instructor there, as well. Lena was a fan of
NASCAR, the Oakland Raiders, horse racing and UK basketball.
She was a member of St. Mildred’s Church of Somerset, and
attended Eagle Heights Church. Lena’s favorite title was
being an Aunt.
She is survived by her father,
Donald Wayne Godby (and Lucy Guffey); her mother, Rachel Godby
(and Gary Weddle); her brothers, Kristopher Allen (and Kimberly)
Godby, and Thomas Andrew (and Rachel) Godby; her sister, Nicole
Alexis Godby; her grandmother, Alice Montano, of Castorville,
California; her nieces and nephews, Robert Wayne Godby, Mikayla
Rhea Willis, Dakota Kent Charles Godby, Brooklynn Cheyenne
Willis, Caiden Riley Godby, Natalie Carolina Grace Stacy, Rogan
Archer Horner and Owen Ryder Godby; and several aunts and
Preceding Lena in death are her
grandparents, Henry Montano, Herbert Godby and Lena Godby.
Visitation will be Friday,
December 9, 2016, after 5:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services will be
Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., in the funeral home
chapel with Bro. David Bullock and Father Pat Stewart
officiating. Burial will be in Southern Oaks Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Robert Godby, Dakota Godby, Caiden Godby,
Randy Helsey, Marty Taylor, Jason Foley and Michael Gregory.
In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland or to St. Jude’s
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.