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John Douglas Howser

December 30, 1947 October 30, 2018
John Douglas  Howser
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Obituary for John Douglas Howser

John Douglas “Doug” Howser, age 70, of Marietta and St. Simons Island, formerly of Smyrna, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018. A memorial service will be held 11 am Saturday, November 3, 2018, in the sanctuary of the First United Methodist Church of Smyrna with Reverend Derek Porter and Reverend Whit Martin officiating. Mr. Howser served in the US Navy aboard a mine sweeper, the USS Phoebe, during Vietnam, from 1966-1970. He was employed by Southern Bell, and later by Sprint, as a regional sales manager. Mr. Howser had been a part-time resident of St. Simons Island for over 20 years, where he loved to fish, especially with his granddaughter, Addie. He was a loving husband, father, and “Papa” and a long-time member of Smyrna First United Methodist Church and Da Boys of Campbell. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Jane, daughters Kristen (Michael) Sudduth of Smyrna, Karen (Ed) James of Smyrna, brother Robert David Howser III of Dawsonville, grandchildren Addie Howser and Catherine James of Smyrna, many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and cousins. Those who wish may make contributions in lieu of flowers to the First United Methodist Church of Smyrna 1315 Concord Road Smyrna, GA 30080. The family will receive friends from 5-8 pm Friday, November 2, 2018, at the Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna. Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna is in charge of arrangements. www.carmichaelfuneralhomes.com


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Visitation

Friday

2

Nov

5:00 PM 11/2/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/2/2018 8:00:00 PM
Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna

2950 King Street
Smyrna, GA 30080

Carmichael Funeral Home Smyrna
2950 King Street Smyrna 30080 GA
United States

Service

Saturday

3

Nov

11:00 AM 11/3/2018 11:00:00 AM
Smyrna First United Methodist Church

1315 Concord Road
Smyrna, GA 30080

Smyrna First United Methodist Church
1315 Concord Road Smyrna 30080 GA
United States

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Smyrna First United Methodist Church

1315 Concord Road
Smyrna, GA 30080
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