Robert Earl Howard, Sr. was born to the late Robert and Brownie Mae Howard on July 7, 1957 in Bainbridge, Georgia.
Robert Earl confessed to Christ at an early age. He later attended the Decatur County Public School System in Bainbridge, Georgia.
Robert Earl enjoyed spending time with family, playing cards, fishing, dancing, but most of all, loving on his grandkids.
Robert Earl was one of five children who have all gone on to live with their mother and father: Vera Tribble, Clara Taylor, Roger Tyler, and John Allen Tyler.
Robert Earl was a loving father of six children: Robert Howard, Jr., Eric Howard, Sr.(Maureen), Natasha Cox-Howard, Jamie Howard Williams(Ronnie Jr), Shameka Howard Chavers(Terry Jr), and Tadarius Howard. He was an amazing grandfather to 17 grandchildren: Kaylanise Howard, Zaniya Howard, Jaequies Brasfield, Eric Howard, Jr., Kemarion Cox, Makia Senior, Shayan Howard, Ja’Kharia Howard, Jessica Howard, Khloe Howard, Zariyah Major, Sa’Niyah West, Tyler Howard, Terry Chavers, III, RaMiya Howard, Treyvon Chavers, and Ronnie Williams, III, one great-grandson, Jasai Howard, whom all loved him dearly.
He had one sweetheart whom he loved dearly, Letha Johnson. One step son who preceded him in death, Michael Johnson, one living stepson, Travis Campbell, and one living stepdaughter, Toniette Johnson. One living brother, Warner Fryer, Sr. Two living lifelong friends: Terry Hampton and Patrick Fudge and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.
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