Elizabeth Howell Meadows of Summerville, GA passed away Thursday, March 3, 2011 in Redmond Regional Medical Center. She was born December 28, 1939 in Trion, GA. She had been employed with Sav-A-Lot and was a member of the Trion United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Maxwell David Meadows; father and mother, Earl Daniel and Bonnie Ruth Tidmore Howell; brother, Mike Howell; and a grandson, Corey Thompson.
Survivors include a daughter, Holly Cothran of Summerville, GA; sons and daughter-in-law, Victor Shropshire and Neil and Hope Shroppshire of Summerville, GA; step-sons and daughters-in-law, David and Paulette Meadows and Phil and Kathy Meadows of Trion, GA
step-daughter, Janet Waldrop of Leesburg, AL; sister and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Malcolm Dodd of Summerville, GA; brother and sister-in-law, Terry and Susan Howell of Rossville, GA; grandchildren, Kristina Cothran, Clyde Cothran, Jonathan Shropshire, and Aryan Ludwig Beck; great-grandson, Branden Thompson; several step-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 2:00 pm from the chapel of the Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home with Rev. Rob Pierce and Rev. Ken Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Greenhills Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Meadows will lie-in-state Friday, March 4, 2011 at the Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6 to 9 pm.
Pallbearers will be David Lloyd, Wayne Lloyd, Daniel Howell, Beacher Garmany, Charles Garmany, and Allan Sanders. Honorary Pallbearers will be Members of the Trion United Methodist Church, Louise Stewart, Sue Cheek, Nina Smith and Debbie Hollis.
The Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Elizabeth Howell Meadows.