CAIRO, Ill. - Mandy "Maudie" Hamilton Howard, 90, died Aug. 13, 2012, at Day Star Care Center in Cairo.
Born Dec. 22, 1921, in Coldwater, Miss., to the late Cori and Minnie Clemmons Hamilton, she was a member of New Beginning United Freewill Baptist Church of Cairo, where she served as president of the Mission Unit, Mother Board and as a church trustee. She retired from St. Mary Hospital in Cairo as a laundry worker.
Survivors include: one sister-in-law, Ophelia Hamilton of Fort Wayne, Ind., and several nephews, nieces and cousins.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. Saturday until the funeral services at noon Saturday at New Beginning United Freewill Baptist Church. Bishop Paul Jones will officiate.
Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens in Villa Ridge with the Williams Funeral Home of Charleston in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent at www.thewilliamsfuneralhomes.com