Welcome to the memorial page for

Metosha Godwin

June 6, 1967 ~ June 17, 2017 (age 50)

A homegoing celebration for Ms. Metosha Godwin of Tampa, Florida who passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 will be held on Saturday, July 1, 2017, 2:00 p.m. at The Center for Manifestation, 3102 E. Lake Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33610. The interment will be in Orange Hill Cemetery.  Metosha was born on June 6, 1967 to Willie Godwin and Susie Gaines in Newark, New Jersey. She enjoyed playing volleyball, socializing, dancing and making people laugh. She was known as the jack of all trades and was always the life of the party. Metosha had a very big heart and loved helping people. She leaves to cherish her memories with her children, LaToya Godwin, Leroy Carlyle III, LaFone Franklin (Harold) and De’Eric Johnson; grandchildren, Gregory Young, Jr., Leroy Carlyle, Joshua Johnson, Jr. and Harold Franklin; parents, Willie Godwin and Susie Harris; brothers, James Harris, Dwight Mimmengee, Rolando Godwin and Romantic Godwin; sisters, Tess Godwin Sawyer (Daniel), Yolinda Jamison and Tammy Love Joy; aunts, Roberta Godwin, Mary Godwin, Lillie Mae Godwin, Maggie Jean Godwin, Ellenor Coleman and Isabella Daniels; nieces, Audreyama Everett, Shawntavia Dunbar and Lenishia Vernon; Khyri Everett, John Tims, Jr. and KhyRome Harmon; cousins, Tabby Forbes (Mike), Toolette Jackson, Jeffrey Neal and Tonya Showers; special friends, Sharon William “Darlene” and Kim Williams;  best friends, Valerie Bullock and Cersi and a host of other relatives and friends. The visitation will be held at Aikens Funeral Home on Friday, June 30th from 5 to 8 p.m.  The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. The family and friends are asked to meet at the church on Saturday for the service.

 Service Information

June 30, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aikens Funeral Home
2708 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Tampa, FL 33610

Funeral Service
July 1, 2017

2:00 PM
The Center of Manifestation
3102 E. Lake Ave.
Tampa, FL 33610

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