Madeline McDonald Calhoun Howard

SYLVESTER -- Mrs. Madeline McDonald Calhoun Howard, 87, of Sylvester died Saturday December 29, 2012 at Miona Geriatric and Dementia Center in Ideal, GA.

The graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday January 4, 2013 at the Providence Cemetery with Rev. John Powell officiating.

Mrs. Howard was born on October 13, 1925 to the late Dallas and Alma Suggs McDonald in Worth County. She had lived in Dougherty County most of her life. Mrs. Howard was a homemaker and a member of Providence Primitive Baptist Church.

Survivors include her sons, Danny C. "D.C." Calhoun (Patricia) of Cobb, Sammy Dallas Calhoun, Sr. (Linda Faye) of Sylvester; sister, Zell Clinard of Albany; grandchildren, Sammy Dallas Calhoun, Jr., Dannielle S. Cook and 2 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Howard was preceded in death by her husband Rev. Samuel Jackson Calhoun on September 28, 1973 and Mr. Silas Howard.

The family will receive friends on Thursday from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home.

For those desiring, memorials may be made to the Providence Primitive Baptist Church c/o Mike Roberts 3424 GA HWY 313, Sylvester, GA 31791.

Banks Funeral Home

Sylvester 229-776-2055