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Jerrie Ann Harrell Godfrey, 54, of New Orleans, Louisiana, passed December 23, 2018.
Our mother, Jerrie Harrell Godfrey, was called home to her final resting place, on Sunday, December 23, 2018, at the age of 54 years old. Jerrie was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Gerald Harrell Sr and Barbara Jones Harrell. She was a faithful wife to the late Kenneth Godfrey, devoted mother of Jentrele (Demairion) Adams, Jarred Harrell and Jordan Godfrey; and grandmother of Caleb Adams and Javian Harrell. Sister of Lori, Gerald (Patricia), Nicole, Corey Harrell, and Bridgette (Quinn) Huntley. Granddaughter of Harry Jones and the late Florence Jones and the late William and Mary Harrell. She will be deeply missed by a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and her current and former students and colleagues.
Relatives and friends of the family, also Pastors, Officers and members of United Believers B.C., Franklin Ave. B.C., Bethel A.M.E., Cummings Wilson A.M.E., St. David Catholic Church, Mt. Olive M.B.C., other churches of the surrounding areas; students and faculty members of East Baton Rouge School Board, Ascension Parish School Board, Orleans Parish School Board, Plaquemines Parish School Board, and The Archdioceses of New Orleans are invited to attend the funeral service at 10:00a.m. on Saturday December 29, 2018 at Franklin Avenue Baptist Church 2515 Franklin Avenue. Visitation will be held from 9:00am until 10:00 am. Interment Providence Memorial Park in Metairie, LA. Arrangements by D. W. Rhodes Funeral Home.