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Janet A. (Shadoan) Godbey

April 12, 1942 — July 15, 2022


Janet A. (Shadoan) Godbey

Janet A. Godbey, 80, of Frankfort, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2022, at her home. She was born April 12, 1942, in Beech Grove, Kentucky, to Joe and Virginia (Hall) Shadoan. She married Rev. Janis “Bill” Godbey on October 17, 1959; he preceded her in death on May 5, 2017.

Janet attended Pulaski County High School in Kentucky. She had worked for Peter Paul Candy Company and Indiana Brass in Frankfort for many years. Janet loved spending time with her children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren and enjoyed cooking. She was a member of the Valley View Baptist Church in Flora and was a good, God-fearing woman.

Surviving Janet are her children, Glenda (Brad) Skaggs of Frankfort, Janie Adams of Rossville, Lisa (Wade) Creasy of Lafayette, and Pam (Denis) Jones of Bringhurst; sister, Marlene Sworden of Nancy, KY; 17 grandchildren, and 35 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Janet was preceded in death by her son, Billy Wayne Godbey; son-in-law, Jeff Adams; and a granddaughter, Renesmee Grenate.

Per Janet’s request, there will be no services. Burial will take place in Bunnell Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made to the Valley View Baptist Church; 720 W. Columbia St.; Flora, IN  46929 or the Clinton County Cancer Society; 258½ Fourth Street; Frankfort, IN  46041.

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