Howard, 96, of
Due to the ongoing
concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, a celebration of life will be held at
a later date. Interment will be at
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Susie Margaret Josey was born
Margaret would tell you anyone could have a nice house, but a home was a different story. She worked hard to build a home she was proud of for the family she adored. Margaret loved unconditionally and lived every day putting others first. She was a great cook known especially for her collard greens, creamed corn, and chocolate cakes.
Survivors include her daughter, Suzanne (David) Sykes of Lawrenceville, GA; her son-in-law, Kenneth Rentz of Sapulpa, OK; her siblings, Myrtle (Comer) Fowler, Mary Inlow, Rusty (Gwen) Josey; her grandchildren, Bo (Shelly) Rentz, Sonya (Scott) Price, Leslie Jackson, Blake (Ashley) Midler, Alex Midler, and Austin Sykes; her great-grandchildren, Lee (Brandy) Joyner, Becca (Marcus) Corey, Sarah (Corbin) Grayson, Brady Joyner, Trey Rentz, Haley (Mikey) Morgan, Jessica (Geoffrey) Freeman, Josh (Cammie) Price, Joe (Tessa) Price, Emily Price, Philip Jackson, Morgan Jackson, Daniel Jackson, Maggie Midler, and Genevieve Midler; a multitude of great-great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and cousins; and her beloved extended family from Life Care, Shay (Polly) Jones and Tanya (Patty) Johnson. In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Curtis Howard; her daughters, Betty Joyce Rentz and Patsy June Howard; her siblings, Willard Josey and Myola Powell; her sister-and brothers-in law, Geneva Josey, Earl Powell, and Leroy Inlow; and her granddaughter, Sharon Joyner.