Jimmie Louise Godwin Smith, 88, of Melbourne, Fla., passed away on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, in Melbourne.
She was a devoted wife, mother and President of Godwin Groves Inc.
She was a member, officer and volunteer for the General Federation of Women’s Club, Pan-Hellenic, Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority, charter member of AAUW in Melbourne and GFWC Melbourne Junior Women’s Club, Melbourne Garden Club, Girl Scouts, Canine Companions for Independence, Hacienda Girl’s Ranch, Honor America Liberty Bell Museum, First Baptist Church of Melbourne and many other organizations.
Survivors include her daughters, Cheri (Scott) Wright and Kimberly Smith; and granddaughters, Christine and Jennifer Wright. She was predeceased by her husband, Eugene.
Calling hours were from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, at Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home.
Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, at First Baptist Church of Melbourne.
A graveside service was held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at Silver Hill Cemetery in Frostproof, Fla.
Arrangements are by Brownlie-Maxwell Funeral Home.