On behalf of Charleen Walker-Horton:
Connie Linwood Howard, b. 9 March 1946-1 April 2012:
Connie Linwood Howard was the fifth and youngest son of Benjamin Earl Howard, b. 10 July 1913 NC-4 June 1975 and Lillian Christmas Dunston, b. 25 Dec. 1912 NC-22 Dec. 1988 NC. He was the grandson of, Julius Earl "Bro. Swept/Swept" Howard, b. 11 Aug. 1887 NC-3 Sept. 1973 NC and Ruth Helen (Fitts) Howard, b. 12 April 1892 NC-8 Dec. 1975 NC. The great grandson of Hilliard Thomas Howard, b. Jan. 1856 NC-Jan. 1907 and Lucy (Carter) Howard, b. 1855 NC-1892 NC. Great great grandson of, James "Robin/Jimmy" Howard, b. abt 1810 NC-abt 1888 NC and Elizabeth "Betsy" Macon, b. abt 1816 NC-1890 NC. Paternal/Maternal side: great grandson of Washington William Carter, b. abt 1810 NC-abt 1885 NC and Elizabeth "Betsey/Bettie" Mills Snow, b. Sept. 1830 NC-7 Jan. 1926 NC. Great great grandson of, Edy Carter, b. 1768 NC-btn 1830/40 NC.; Connie to cherish his memory he leaves behind a living wife and child.