The Union Recorder

November 17, 2012

John Howell

The Union-Recorder


Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012 at 4 p.m. in the Williams Funeral Home Chapel of Milledgeville with the Rev. David Probst officiating.

The family will receive friends at Williams Funeral Home on Sunday from 3 to 4 p.m. 

Mr. John Bays Howell, 55, passed away Nov. 15, 2012. Mr. Howell was a native of Atlanta and had lived in Milledgeville for the past 20 years. He worked for Union Camp for 20 years and had worked for Cullen Supply Co. in Sandersville. He was preceded in death by his mother, Lillian Hansen Howell.

Survivors include his father, Harry Wilson (Dinah) Howell of Marietta; brother, Robert A. "Bob" (Elizabeth) Howell of Atlanta; sister, Valerie (Clint) Ard of Clarkston; niece, Jessica Ard;  nephews, Andy Howell and Daniel Ard; stepbrother, Justin (Deva) Parker of Washington; stepsister, Alexandria Parker of Louisianna; step-niece, Eliza Parker; and step-nephew Mateo Parker.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society

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Williams Funeral Home and Crematory of Milledgeville in charge of arrangements (478) 452-2148