J. B. Howell

February 3, 1954 ~ February 10, 2022 (age 68)


J.B. Howell was born on February 3, 1954 to the late Julia Eluett and Robert Howell in Cadwell, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his Parents, his Grandmother: Cora Brankley (a.k.a. Lil Ma), and Sister: Judy Howell Sanders.

The family relocated to Fort Lauderdale, Florida when J.B. was a toddler. At an early age, he gave his life to Jesus Christ. He was educated in the Broward County Public School System, in which he attended Dillard High School and      graduated in 1972. He went on to become a dedicated, hardworking Sanitation Worker at Waste Management for more that 30 years until he retired.

After retirement, J.B. decided to move back to Cadwell, Georgia. Shortly after he purchased a home in Dexter, Georgia; he joined Cadwell Christian Fellowship Center under the     leadership of Pastor Pearlie Hudson and was being ordained as a Deacon.

J.B. enjoyed traveling to Florida, visiting family and friends, talking on the phone, cooking, and cleaning.

He leaves to cherish his memories: Three Daughters: Shantrell Irving (Tyra Irving). Sharess Howell, and Abigail Olowodola; Three Brothers: James Howell, Jeff Howell, and Ralph Hogan; One Sister: Joyce Hall (Danny Hall); Four Grandchildren: Shantevia West, Akeilah West, La’kandreas Hall, and Antuan Hall; Best Friends: Ike Baker (since Elementary School), and Ron Dellcioppia; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, friends, and loved ones.


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March 4, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Broward Funeral Choices Funeral Home
3776 West Oakland Park Blvd
Ft. Lauderdale,, FL 33311

Funeral Service
March 5, 2022

12:00 PM
Broward Funeral Choices Funeral Home
3776 West Oakland Park Blvd
Ft. Lauderdale,, FL 33311

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