Obit: Troy Howard

Obit: Troy Howard

March 3rd, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Sr.Troy Howard Sr., 49, passed away on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at a local hospital.He was a former employee at BlueCross/BlueShield and Mercury Taxi.He was preceded in death by parents, Willie C. and Sarah Howard; sisters, Gloria Howard Moore and Flora Howard; father-in-law, Rev. Grady Woods Jr.Survivors include wife, Starlyn Howard; children, Jumar, Troy Jr., Charlesetta and Mardesha; three grandchildren; brothers, Lee, Leon, Ronnie and Timothy Howard; sisters, Diane (Ikey), Charles and Janice Howard (Ralph Lewis); mother-in-law, Laura F. Woods; sisters-in-law, Sonya Stiggers, Stephanie Benford, Cecelia Woods, Anita (James) Menifee, Eurdis (Maurice) Moore; brother-in-law, Shunn (Bridgette) Stiggers; special friends, Bunny and Maggie Dell Stone; several aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and friends.The family will receive friends from 3 -5 p.m. today, March 3, 2013, at Advantage Funeral Home Chapel.Funeral services will be at noon Monday, March 4, 2013 at New Zion Church with Minister Michael Malone officiating. Arrangements are by Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37404.