Howell E. Donaldson, Sr. of a native of Antigua, British West Indies
and a resident of Tampa for 60 years passed away Wednesday, June 27,
2018. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 7 at 11:00 a.m.
at CityLife Church, 8411 N. Dale Mabry Highway, with Pastor Tony Stewart
officiating. Interment will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery.
Mr. Donaldson was a high school graduate
with a career in Masonry/Agricultural Production.
He was preceded in death by his loving
wife, Willie B Donaldson and brother, Oscar Donaldson.
He leaves to cherish his memory: loving
sister, Hilda Donaldson (Bowers); eight children, Alice Wiley, Shirley
Long, Merle Donaldson (Brown), Helen Donaldson (Holley), Diana Donaldson
(Cuero), Howell Donaldson Jr., Linda Donaldson and Tony Donaldson;
beloved grandkids, Jeffery Hart, Jermaine McCullough, Quamy Wiley,
Coretta Brown, Leticia McCullough, Christopher Blocker, Jerel Blocker,
Brannon Donaldson, Le”kai Donaldson, Bashiyr Wiley, Howell Donaldson
III, Francoise DeRose, Frantoria DeRose, Frantz DeRose Jr., Kamaryn
DeRose, Chimara Donaldson, Matthias Donaldson and Mayani Donaldson;
sister-in-law, Edna Mae Rogers and brother-in-law, Junior Boy Nathan.
The remains will repose after 5 p.m.
Friday, July 6, at Ray Williams Funeral Home, 301 N. Howard Avenue.