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Friday December 4th, 2020
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Milton Ross Howard

Milton Ross Howard


Gray Court, SC


Milton Ross Howard, age 84, of 627 Bolt Road, and husband of the late Carolyn Jeanette Howard, passed away on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at Prisma Health Greenville Hospital.


Born in Greenville, SC, he was a son of the late Milton Robert Howard and May Belle Ross Howard. A veteran of the National Guard, Mr. Howard retired South Carolina DOT and was a member of Henderson Baptist Church in Hickory Tavern. Mr. Howard also loved music and playing the guitar.


He is survived by: sons, Timmy and Tony Howard of Gray Court; daughter, Ronda Favors (Kyle) of Gray Court; brother, James Howard (Barbara) of Gray Court; sister, Sheila Alewine (Bill) of Laurens; grandchildren, Michael Howard, Stephen Howard (Jessica) and Candace Holliday (Carl)  and Melissa Howard (Ethan Taylor); great-grandchildren, Blake Howard, Brayden Howard, Cohen Taylor and Camdin Taylor.


In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by: son, Milton Douglas Howard; brothers, Ed Howard, Randy Howard and Roger Howard; sisters, Joyce Caldwell and Patricia Smith.


Visitation with be held Friday, December 4 from 6:00-8:00 at The Kennedy Mortuary. The funeral service will be held Saturday, December 5 at 2:00 at The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel with committal service at Westview Memorial Park.


The family will be 627 Bolt Road in Gray Court.


Memorials may be made to Hospice of Laurens County at 1304 Springdale Drive, Clinton, SC 29325.


Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

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Dear Family , a fine man knew him from years back. Love to hear him play. Prayers go out to all of you at this time..

Tammi Hanks Dec 15 2020 12:00 AM

Had the honor of knowing Dub since 1995 and I traveled many a mile with him, ate many a meal with him, made a lot of music with him, Ive sat on his porch and him on mine many a time. He was as fine a man as I have ever known!

Tommy Tucker Dec 14 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you so much for the kind words!

Ronda Favors Dec 5 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you so much!

Ronda Favors Dec 4 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Milton Howard

Tony Lollis Dec 4 2020 12:00 AM

Dear Friends....Each of you is in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time. May God comfort you and give you peace now and in the days ahead. With my love and deepest sympathy...Myrna

Myrna Quinton Dec 2 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Milton Howard

Donna Whitlock Dec 2 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Milton Howard

Sharon and Ernest Howard Dec 2 2020 12:00 AM

Family, Mike and I send our sincere sympathy in the passing of Dub. He was a sweet, kind hearted person . Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. May God keep you in his loving arms.

Mike and Janice Banks Dec 2 2020 12:00 AM