Ms. Thelma Howard, 87, of Hinesville, departed this life on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at Coastal Manor Nursing Home.
She was born to the late Peter Baker and Lucille Johnson in Midway. Ms. Howard was preceded in death by her four brothers, Herman Martin, Earnest Holmes, Samuel Holmes and Willie Holmes, and one sister, Luella Winn.
She leaves to cherished her memories, four nephews, Dr. Leon (Chris)Winn of Sumter, S.C., Stephone (Pearl) Winn of Hinesville, Ricky Winn of Midway and Leslie (Fletch) Winn of Walthourville; six nieces, Nicholas (James Ford) Emerole of Hinesville, Dr. Lucile (Jimmie) Smiley of Hinesville, Helen Screven, Shelia Graham, Priscilla Winn, and Rapunzel McBeth, all of Columbia, S.C.; and a host of other family and friends.
Graveside services will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at Gibbons Cemetery on East Oglethorpe Highway in Midway.
Dorchester Funeral Home of Midway has charge of arrangements.