Julia G. Mizelle

Published 10:41 am Thursday, May 5, 2016

RICH SQUARE, NC – Julia Godwin Mizelle, age 81, passed away on Friday, April 29, 2016 at Mecklenburg Health and Rehabilitation Center in Charlotte, NC.

Julia (known as ‘Judy’ to her friends) was born in Bertie County on November 7th, 1934. She was the only child of Walter “Sam” Godwin and Sadie Mulder Godwin of Ahoskie, NC. She was a graduate of Ahoskie High School.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earnest Mizelle.

She will be fondly remembered by her three daughters: Shirley Belangia of Greenville, NC, Denise AlShammari of Charlotte, NC, and Kathy Overton of Suffolk, VA; and by her six grandchildren: Larry Belangia, Jr of Ahoskie, NC, Samantha Casper of Greenville, NC, Sarah AlShammari of Dubai, UAE, Nourah AlShammari of Kuwait, and Danah AlShammari and Fadheelah AlShammari of Charlotte, NC; and three great-grandchilden: Makayla, Scylar and Yousef.

The daughters will inter her ashes, along with those of their father, at a graveside memorial service in the Ahoskie Cemetery, Saturday, May 7th at 2:00 pm.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the family and online condolences may be directed to them by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.