Howard Lee Choate

Howard Lee Choate

Funeral services for Mr. Howard Lee Choate, 70, of Crawford, were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 28, 2021, from the chapel of Jennings Funeral Home in Jamestown. Burial followed in Helena Cemetery.

Mr. Choate passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Born September 24, 1950, he was the son of the late Claxton Choate and Carrie (Yates) Choate Smith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four siblings, Charles Choate, Donald Choate, Glennis Choate, and Edward Choate.

Howard is survived by his wife, Lois (Doss) Choate; three children, Samantha Choate-Roberts and husband Dennis, Jaime Choate-Winn and husband Tony, and Jason Choate; an adopted daughter, Shanell Zornes; four grandchildren, Allen, Kimberly, Jennifer, and Andrea; three step-grandchildren, Marcus, Anthony, and Deaisa; and five siblings, Carl Choate, Wanda Landry, Guy Choate, Martha Howard, and Jack Choate.

Special care provided by Jennings Funeral Home. (Paid)