ATHENS - Charles Ambrose Howard, Sr., 63, died Wednesday, March 11, 2009.
A native of Canoe, Ky., he was the son of the late Ambrose and Dora Bollens Howard.
Survivors include his companion of 35 years, Jean Howard; children, Charles Ambrose Howard Jr., Melissa Martin, and Michael Howard, all of Winder; seven grandchildren; sister, Ina Howard; and brothers, Ollie Howard, Monroe Howard and Mitchell Howard, all of Kentucky.
A graveside service was held, Saturday, March 14, at Rose Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Don Clark officiating.
Carter Funeral Home, Winder, was in charge of arrangements.