Mr. Howard Williams was born March 2, 1950 in Harlem, New York to Leilia Williams and Howard Williams Sr. He graduated from William Howard Taft High School and briefly attended Lincoln University in Pennsylvania in 1970. He began work at USPS in NYC and attended Pace College, where he earned a Master's Degree in Telecommunications. He worked as a Programmer/Analyst at USPS until he retired in 2009. In 2017, he moved to Wesley Chapel, Florida and lived happily until his home going. He was preceded in death by his brother, Bobby of Ridgeland, South Carolina. On February 7, 2022, Howard was called home to his eternal rest. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Mary of 32 years; stepson, Chandler Gaines of Port Orchard, Washington; grandson, Logan Gaines of Federal Way, Washington; step-daughter, Taryn Harris of Cambria Heights, New York; sister, Edith Carter of Brooklyn, New York; sister, Phyllis Camper (Tony) of Manassas, Virginia; aunts, Claudia Johnson and Evelyn Johnson of Ridgeland, South Carolina; a special niece, Kim and husband, Charles; he also leaves to cherish his memories his devoted friends, Brenda Edwards, Lorna Cunningham, Frank Gihan, Anthony Morrison, Tucksand Garnes, Andree Hodge, Rodney Ellis and William Loweth; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
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