Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Jessie J. Howard, Sr.

Funeral services for Mr. Jessie J. Howard Sr. will be held at 2 PM Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Randall Dunaway & Rev. Bobby Lowrey officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at Stephens Chapel from 5 - 8 PM. Interment will be in Indian Springs Cemetery.

Mr. Howard, 64, passed away on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at his residence in Plattsburg, where he lived most of his life. He retired as a lineman with Southern Electric. He enjoyed fishing, gardening & cooking for the family. Mr. Howard was a member of New Zion Pentecostal Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, George Howard & Ruby Irene Jones Howard; sister, Peggy Ann Smith.
Survivors are his daughter, Christy Barrett (Devon) of Noxapater; son, Jessie J. HowardJr. (Tiffany) of Plattsburg; sisters, Ann Griffith of Plattsburg, Sammy Joyce Cobb of Noxapater & Addy Jean Smith of Plattsburg; (4) grandchildren, Tristan Howard, Candace Barrett, Isaac Barrett & Haylie Barrett; several nieces & nephews. Pallbearers are Dewayne Howard, Wiley Collins, Brad Collins, Hayden Smith, William Paul Smith Jr., Isaac Goforth, Scottie Smith & Keith Ming.