Edwin Garland Howe1,2

Male, #39877, (20 Jan 1921 - 23 May 1994)
Father*Victor Elmore Howe (20 Feb 1895 - 22 Nov 1952)
Mother*Lillian Viola Garvin (15 Dec 1902 - 11 Sep 1961)
Birth*20 Jan 1921 Edwin was born at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida, on 20 Jan 1921.3,4,5,6 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Edwin and James was listed as a son in an unknown person 's household on the 1930 Census at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.7 
Military service*between 1940 and 1959 CSC in the US Navy.5 
World War II*between 1941 and 1945 He served in World War II between 1941 and 1945
(US Navy.)5 
Korean War*between 1951 and 1953 He served in the Korean War between 1951 and 1953
(US Navy.)6 
Death of Father22 Nov 1952 His father Victor Elmore Howe died on 22 Nov 1952 at Santa Rosa Co., Florida.8 
Marriage*Mar 1957 He married Cora Nell Rogers at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida, in Mar 1957 at age 36.2,9 
Death of Mother11 Sep 1961 His mother Lillian Viola Garvin died on 11 Sep 1961 at Santa Rosa Co., Florida.10,11 
Death of Spouse15 Sep 1974 His wife Cora Nell Rogers died on 15 Sep 1974 at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida.12 
Death*23 May 1994 He died at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida, on 23 May 1994 at age 73.4,3,5 
Burial*26 May 1994 His body was interred on 26 May 1994 at Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola Naval Air Station, Escambia Co., Florida.5 
Biography* Obituary:
     Edwin G. "Ed" Howe, 73, of Bagdad died Monday afternoon, May 23,1994; in a local hospital. Mr. Howe was a native and lifelong resident of Bagdad. He was a retired . Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy with 20 years of service, serving in both World War II and Korea. He was the Environmental Health Director at the Santa Rosa Health Department for the State of Florida with over 25 years of service.
     Mr. Howe was the president of the Board of Directors for the Benevolent Association of Santa Rosa County. He was a charter member of the Harmony Ridge Baptist Church and was currently a member of the First Baptist Church of Bagdad. He was an avid golfer. Mr. Howe was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend.
     Survivors include his wife, Joan T. Howe of Bagdad; two loving daughters and sons-in-law, Vicki and Rey Munoz and Tami and Terry Godby, all of Bagdad; three loving sons and daughters-in-law, Darren and Kim Martin of Milton, Steve and Karen Howe of Bagdad and Bill and Lynn Traylor of Savannah, Ga; 14 grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, John and, Virginia Howe of Bagdad; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Lowell and Laura Traylor of Ft. Myers; many other relatives; and a special friend, Betty Hughes.
     Funeral services will be 12 p.m.. (noon) Thursday at the Lewis Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tim Bullington and Pastor Steve Starkie officiating.
     Burial with military honors, will be in Barrancas National Cemetery.
     Pallbearers will be Lavelle Williams, Swede Gullickson, Terry Gandy, Darren Martin, Terry Godby, Lowell Traylor, Ken Bush and Larry Lawrence. Honorary pallbearers will be the Board of Directors, staff and volunteers of the Benevolent Association of Santa Rosa County, Bobby and Opal Ingram, Bobby and Dot Allen, Billy McCray, Dean Penton. Dr Paul McLeod and Dr. Charles Riley and Dr. Joe Guitian and their staffs.6 

Family 1

Margaret E. (?)

Family 2

Myrtle B. (?)

Family 3

Ethel I. (?)

Family 4

Cora Nell Rogers (1 Feb 1930 - 15 Sep 1974)
Marriage*Mar 1957 He married Cora Nell Rogers at Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., Florida, in Mar 1957 at age 36.2,9 
Children

Family 5

Joan Talitha Traylor
ChartsWLC / John and Priscilla Alden's Descendant Chart
WLC / John Hogg: Descendant Chart (incl. Houghs and Howes)
WLC / Richard Oates Descendant Chart (incl. Otis and Ottis)
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. E-mail written 21 Apr 1998 to Warren Culpepper from Max Huff.
  2. E-mail written 15 Apr 2002 from E. Willis.
  3. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Edwin Garlan Howe, White, 20 Jan 1921 - 23 May 1994, Santa Rosa Co., FL.
  4. U.S. Social Security Administration, compiler, Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Online database at Ancestry.com.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm
  5. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Edwin G. Howe, 20 Jan 1921 - 23 May 1994, Served 17 Dec 1940 to 30 Jun 1959 as CSC in the US Navy, Interred 26 May 1994 in Barrancas National Cemetery, Section 38, Site 28.
  6. Santa Rosa Press Gazette, Milton, Florida.
    http://www.sr-pg.com/
    Obituary of Edwin G. "Ed" Howe published on 23 May 1994.
  7. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    Precinct 16, Bagdad, Santa Rosa Co., FL, ED18, page 11B
    Ancestry.com Image transcribed by Warren Culpepper
    Home=$400, Radio=N, Farm=N
    Victor E. Howe, Head, M, W, 35, md @ 25, FL, FL, FL, Lumber Mill Laborer
    Lillian Howe, Wife, F, W, 27, md @ 17, AL, AL, AL
    Edwin Howe, Son, M, W, 9, Sng, FL, FL, AL
    Melvin Howe, Son, M, W, 5, Sng, FL, FL, FL [sic].
  8. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Victor Elmore Howe, White, Male, died 1952, Santa Rosa Co., FL.
  9. Jordan R. Dodd & Florida Department of Health, compiler, Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 & 1927-2001, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8784&enc=1&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0
    Edwin Garlan Howe and Cora Nell Traylor married Mar 1957 in Santa Rosa Co., FL.
  10. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Lillian Howe, White, Female, died Sep 1961, Santa Rosa Co., FL.
  11. Richard Earl Jernigan, Santa Rosa Co., FL Cemeteries, West FL Genealogical Society, Pensacola, 1987.
    Bagdad Cemetery, Section 5, page 24, "Lillian V. Howe, Dec 15, 1902 - Sep 11, 1961."
  12. State of Florida Health Department / Office of Vital Records, compiler, Florida Death Index, 1936-1998, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7338
    Cora Nell Howe, White, 1 Feb 1930 - 15 Sep 1974, Santa Rosa Co., FL.