Roger Howell, 79, died Sunday, January 30, 2011, at Athens Regional Medical Center in Athens.
Born in Banks County on April 25, 1931, he was the son of the late Clem and Nettie Davis Howell of Franklin County. He was a resident of Jackson County. A brother, Roy Howell of Franklin County, preceded Mr. Howell in death.
Survivors include four daughters, Elaine Zent, Decatur, Ala., Barbara Cleary, Pendergrass, Martha Taylor, Commerce, and Kathy Howell, Carlton; 14 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held Sunday, February 6, at his home in Pendergrass with the Rev. Dennis Daniels of Dawsonville officiating.
The family wishes to send many thanks and appreciation to all those involved.