March 15, 1931-
July 22, 2013
Columbus, GA- Raymond Howard 82, of 6412 Fairmont Road, Columbus passed peacefully, Monday July 22, 2013 at the Columbus Hospice House. Funeral services will be 1:00PM Saturday July 27, 2013 at the Rose Hill Chapel of Hill-Watson-People's Funeral Service LLC, 2919 Hamilton Road. Visitation will be from 10:00AM until the funeral hour on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at the funeral home according to Hill-Watson-People's Funeral Service LLC. Mr. Howard was born March 31, 1931 in Columbus, Georgia son of the late John and Lizzie Giddens Howard. He accepted Christ at an early age and was a member of Twenty-Fourth Street Baptist Church. Mr. Howard attended public schools in Columbus, was a United States Army Veteran serving in the Korean Conflict and a Mason. He was a Mechanic and retired from General Motors. Mr. Howard leaves to cherish his memories a loving and devoted son, Kenneth(Pearl)Graham; a loving and devoted daughter Beverly Harris; a loving and devoted sister, Bessie(Cornel)Williams; Three grandchildren, Kimberly Brundige , Courtney Moffitt and Shernitta Graham; Two step-sons, George(Eddie)Rice, Louisville, KY and Howard(Rochell)Rice, Hardyville, KY; 2 step daughters, Janice(Albert)Cheek, Hardyville, KY and Jackie B. (Darrel)Hill, Louisville, KY several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on July 26, 2013