Originally created 08/17/00

Mr. Roderick Howard



WADLEY, Ga. - Mr. Roderick Dorell Howard, 23, of First Street, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2000.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Friday at the middle school auditorium, College Street, with the Revs. J.D. Shaw and Norris Rouse officiating. Burial will be in Old Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Bartow.

Mr. Howard, a native of Augusta, was a carpenter for Bell Crest, Millen, and a 1996 graduate of Jefferson County High School. He was a member of Old Bethel Baptist Church.

Survivors include his parents, Ricky and Rhonda Howard, Wadley; two sisters, Tamakia Howard, Wadley, and Tronya Howard, Augusta; and his maternal grandparents, George and Georgia Young, Wadley.

Pallbearers will be Gary McIntosh, Timothy Danford, Antwon Frazier, Tyrone Martin, Cornelius Williams, Arnandez Walker, Xavier Hall and Tory Knight.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of Jefferson County High School Class of 1996.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. today at Jogresan Mortuary and from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday at the auditorium.