Sister Carol Godbolt Williams was 67 and departed this life Friday, April 1, 2022, in Marion County. She was the mother of Toni Abram and Cameron Godbolt and raised her nephew, Craig Godbolt, as her own. You may visit the family at 212 Byars Street in Marion from 4-7pm.
Funeral services are scheduled to be held at the Jackson & McGill Memorial Chapel on Saturday, April 9, 2022, at 2:00 pm. She will be laid to rest at Jackson & Daughters Cemetery.
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“He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.” Psalm 91:1
Remember, I love you! As I leave you behind, Let me go and Let God fill you with peace of mind.
Mrs. Carol Godbolt Williams was born in Dillon County Sough Carolina on July 25, 1954. She was the daughter of the late Mr. Earl and Mrs. Savannah Godbolt. She placed her sword in the sands of time to study on no more on Friday April 1, following an extended illness. Carol was blessed with two beautiful children. Mrs. Toni Williams (Michael) Abram and Mr. Cameron (Tamya) Godbolt.
Carol, was educated in Marion County and was a 1972 graduate of Marion High School. Following graduation Carol attended and received her certification in Business Administration from Marion-County Vocational Center. This certification led Carol to become employed with Marion County Dept. of Social Services. Carol tenure at Marion County DSS spanned 35 years. Carol was a faithful member of Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church for fifty plus years. During this time, she held many positions, the finance dept, culinary dept, she was a member of several choirs, hospitality pastor’s aide. Carol never refused to serve her church. A quiet member whose presence and dedication will never be replaced.
Carol, leaves to cherish her fond memories, her primary caretaker a loving and devoted daughter Toni of Marion, SC and a loving son Cameron of Greenville, SC. A nephew who was reared in her home and became a second son Mr. Craig (Latrena) Godbolt of Fayetteville, NC. Two beautiful grandchildren, who were the apple of her eye, Master Ahmad and Princess Micha. These two were G momma heartbeats. Three brothers, Mr. Earl Godbolt Jr. of Marion, SC, Mr. Curtis (Helen) Godbolt also of Marion, SC, Mr. Sylvester (Pearl) Godbolt of Sumter, SC. Three sisters Mrs. Lillie Kate Walker of Plainfield, NJ, Mrs. Mellie Huggins of Philadelphia, Pa, and Mrs. Betty Campbell of Augusta, Ga, a very special niece Mr. Romell Washington of Portsmouth, Va. Two deceased brothers Mr. Clarence Godbolt and Mr. Alphonzo Godbolt, two deceased sisters Ms. Dora Godbolt, and infant Mary Ida Godbolt, two deceased grandchildren, Master Cameron Godbolt and Princess Maleah Godbolt. Carol memories will also be cherished by a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
The family of Sister Carol Godbolt Williams in consideration of the current health crisis facing our world, nation, state, and local community, has decided to hold a private 50 people or less, family only, funeral service for their loved one with private interment immediately following. While the Williams family would love to be surrounded by your presence, they acknowledge the health risks to family, church members, friends, and particularly to those who are most vulnerable to this disease, the elderly, and those with chronic health conditions. What the family needs most at this time are your prayers and understanding. Thank you for your concern and cooperation.