Junior Howard, 72, a resident of Georgetown, passed away Friday, June 20, 2014, at a Spring City heath care facility.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Cecil Howard; a son, William Craig Howard; a daughter, Audra Howard; grandson, Kevin D. Howard; sisters: Elizabeth “Tipp” Long, Willie Womack, Edna Shaver and Rose Scoggins; and a brother, Ronnie Howard.
He is survived by his sons, Jeff Howard and his wife, Denise, and Jason Howard, all of Georgetown; daughter, Beverly Rayburn and her husband, Bobby, of Cleveland; his sisters, Lize Couey and Christine Thompson; his brothers: John, Roscoe, Bo, Ira, Pete, Donnie, Jesse and Ira Howard; grandchildren: Tray Howard, Secily Howard Taj, Amy Stiles, Sierra Howard, Austin and Cole Howard; and eight great-grandchildren.
A Remembrance of Life service will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at the North Chapel of Jim Rush Funeral Homes with the Rev. Jeff Howard officiating.
The interment will follow in the Cofer cemetery with Travis Shaver, Tray Howard, Brian Thompson, Lamar Howard, Dennis Shaver and Lonnie Thurman serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Howard and Jason Taylor.
The family will receive friends this evening from 4 until 8 at the funeral home.
We encourage you to share your memories and or condolences with the family by visiting www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.