Charles Claude Howard

Friday, January 4, 2013

Funeral services for Charles Claude Howard, 76, of Fayetteville, were conducted Monday, Dec. 31, at Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Vann Johnson officiating. Burial followed in Higgins Cedar Hills Memorial Garden.

Mr. Howard passed away Friday afternoon, Dec. 28, 2012, in Donaldson Care Center.

A native of Madison County, Ala., Mr Howard was the son of the late William B. and Essie Parks Howard. Mr. Howard served in the Army and retired from the Department of Defense Civil Service. He was a Mason and Shriner and a member of the First Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Ila Pearl Howard of Fayetteville; daughters, Sandra C. Howard of Fayetteville, Debbie Looman of Fayetteville, Donna (Steve) Ward of Fayetteville, and Dixie (Charles) Robbins of Pulaski; stepson, Troy Carter of Austin, Texas; stepdaughters, Kim Carter and Shan (Shane) Wells, all of Lewisburg; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.