BAINBRIDGE -- Vernice C. Howell, 89, of Bainbridge, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at her residence.

The funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at First Baptist Church and will conclude at the church. Interment will be at West Bainbridge Cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 155, Bainbridge, GA, 39818, the Bainbridge-Decatur County Humane Society, P.O. Box 429, Bainbridge, GA 39818, Bainbridge High School Scholarship Fund, 1 Bearcat Blvd., Bainbridge, GA 39819 or to the charity of your choice.

Ivey Funeral Home

Bainbridge 229/246-3232