Georgia Lee Howry

Friday, September 4, 2020

Georgia Lee Howry, 98, of Keiser, died Aug. 30, 2020 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Ms. Lowry was born Aug. 28, 1922, in Henderson, Tenn., to Tom and Bula Rollin Shackleford. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Ellis Eugene Howry, her son, Lonnie Eugene Howry, her daughter, Hazel Howry, one brother Locie Shackleford, and one sister, Ruth Buhler.

She is survived by one son, Matt Howry (Sieira) of Osceola; two daughters, Rosie Lee Fleming of Keiser and Barbara Tollison of Kosciusko, Miss.; 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren. Visitation was from 1:30-2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, with the graveside service at 2 p.m. at Mississippi County Memorial Gardens in Osceola, Bro. Wil Sadler officiating. Wilson Funeral Home of Osceola was in charge.