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Mr. Hershel Howington

December 22, 1951 ~ January 11, 2019 (age 67)
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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Hershel Howington, age 67 of Hartwell, formerly of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, January 11, 2019.  Mr. Howington was born in Jefferson, Georgia a son of the late Clifford and Eunice Venable Howington and was a retired Telecom Technician.  Mr. Howington was an active sportsman his entire life, a lifestyle that he taught to his children and grandchildren.  In addition to his parents, Mr. Howington is preceded in death by a brother, Hank Howington, and his wife, Barbara Fulcher Howington.


Survivors include a daughter, Allison Romines and her husband Ryan of Gillsville, two sons, Shane Howington and his wife Rachel of Carnesville and Cliff Howington of Hartwell.  Step-Daughter, Brook Rooks and her husband Scott of Jefferson.  Special friend, Nita Nix of Commerce.  Seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.


A visitation will be held at Evans Funeral Home 6:00 – 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 15, 2019 with a time of remembrance beginning at 7:00 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 105 Westpark Drive, Suite C, Athens, Georgia  30606.


Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.

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Donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
105 Westpark Drive, Suite C, Athens GA 30606
Tel: 1-800-227-2345

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