ALBANY -- Mrs. Eloise Godwin Green, 101, of Leesburg died on Wednesday July 18, 2012 at the Willson Hospice House in Albany, GA. Funeral service for Mrs. Eloise will be on Friday July 20, 2012 at 11:00 AM from Leesburg United Methodist Church with Rev. Mike Lyons officiating. Interment will follow in the Leesburg Cemetery.

Mrs. Eloise was born on August 14, 1910 in Dale County Alabama to the late Joseph Bennett Godwin and Gussie Mainor. She was very active in Leesburg United Methodist Church having been a member since 1937. She was treasurer of the Bessie Green Circle, a member of the Friendship Sunday School Class and helped serve Wednesday night supper as long as she could. Mrs. Eloise was also a self-employed bookkeeper at Green Auto.

She is survived by a daughter Mary E. Green of Leesburg, GA., a nephew Buddy Reid and his wife Marsha of Cuthbert, GA., a niece Kay Reid Painter and her husband Sid of Calhoun, GA., numerous great nieces and nephews as well as two great- great nieces survive her.

Those desiring can make contributions to Leesburg United Methodist Church Building Fund 117 Starkville Ave. North Leesburg, GA. 31763 or to the Willson Hospice House 320 Foundation Lane Albany, GA. 31707

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Albany 229/883-4152