Darren Scott Howard, son of Judy Harmon Denney of Conyers, Ga., and the late Billy Howard, was born June 17, 1963, at Dexter and died in the Newton Medical Center at Covington, Ga., on Tuesday, April 5, 2005, at the age of 41.
He was of the Methodist faith, an excellent handyman and jack of all trades. He was a veteran of the United States Army and a resident of Covington, Ga.
He was united in marriage to Nichole Allen on May 25, 2001. Mrs. Howard survives of the home in Covington, Ga.
Besides his wife, survivors include his mother, Judy Harmon Denney of Conyers, Ga.; two step-daughters, Stephanie Marie Dyer and Natalie Taylor Dyer, both of Covington, Ga.; and one sister, Mary Ann Stovall of Conyers, Ga.
He was preceded in death by his father, Billy Howard; one brother, Anthony Keith Howard; and his maternal grandparents, Guy and Opal Harmon.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sunday, April 10, 2005, at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. in the Dexter Cemetery with Rev. John Adams officiating.