Mother Aubrey L. Howell, age 79, a resident of Suwannee County, passed away Thursday, July 13, 2017 at the Select Medical Hospital in Tallahassee, FL.
On March 13, 1938, a beautiful baby girl was born to the late Albert Cox and Matilla Williams.
Mother Howell was very active in her church and community. Just to name a few of the organizations she was involved in, First Central Baptist Missionary Association, Founder of Christian Mission in Action, employed at the Suwannee County Extension Office and FAMU. She was active in the NAACP and Voters League. She also started the summer feeding program for the children and a free summer camp at Thanksgiving and Christmas. She made sure the hungry had a good meal.
The family will meet and greet friends Friday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Triumph Holiness Church, 410 Taylor Ave., Live Oak, FL. Rev. Arnold Philmore, Pastor.
Funeral service will be Saturday, July 22, 2017 at noon at First Baptist Church on Hwy 90 in Live Oak, FL. Burial will follow in the City V.A. Cemetery in Live Oak, FL.
Bennie Thomas Funeral Home is in charge of all the arrangements.
Published on July 20, 2017