Howard Everett Smith
Howard Everett Smith, 71, was called home from this life on Friday, July 21, 2017 at University Medical Center in Jackson. Howard was born September 1, 1945 in Hazlehurst to Grady and Mozella Smith.
Services were held Monday, July 24, 2017 at Shiloh Baptist Church in Sontag with graveside services following in the Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Ed King and Bro. Andy Fullington presided over the services, with Wilson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Howard worked for Roberts Farm Supply in Brookhaven and owned his own dozer service for years. He was well known by the community and was very loved by his family. He loved cooking, horses and being outside and working in his garden. He was a master of all trades.
Surviving Howard are his wife, Marlene Smith; son, Chris Smith and wife, Carla; daughter, Pam Peavey and husband, Wayne, all of Sontag; grandchildren, Amber Warr, Kayla Smith, Bailey Peavey and Morgan Smith and great-grandchildren, Caden Case and Paxton Hodges.
Preceding him in death were his parents, two brothers and three sisters.