Archive for October 9th, 2017

Edward R. Howell, Sr.

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Edward Ray Howell, Sr., known as “Brother”, “Red” and “Unc”, was born on November 30, 1934 to Lester and Pearl (Turner) Howell. He took his wings home to his heavenly Father on October 9, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Orangie Ann (Collins) Howell; daughters, Orangietta and Cordonnia; granddaughter, Yolanda; brothers, Ross, Charles Sr., and George Sr.; sisters, Alice, Helen and Edna; and sister-in-law, Arvine Hodge. He is survived by his daughters, Constance (Curtis) Davis and Jennifer (Willie) Ross; son, Edward Jr. (Denise); devoted grandson, Huey (Shenika); other grandsons, Curtis Jr., and Jonathan Davis; a host of grandchildren, great- and great-great-grandchildren; devoted nephews, Terry, George, and Willie; devoted niece, Kathy Faye; and a host of relatives and friends. The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Unity Mortuary, 1425 McCalla Avenue, with the funeral service to follow, with Elder Malcom Hill officiating. The final resting place will be at Highland South Memorial Park following the service. A white dove release will conclude the services. The family will assemble at 1620 Wallace Street after the services.