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Lena Alicia Godby, age 33, of Somerset, passed from this life on Friday, December 2, 2016, at her home.
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 uncles.
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 Chapel.
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 Childrens Hospital.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.