Mrs. Elizabeth "Liz" Demarest Howard, 83, formerly of Port Orange, Florida, passed away in her sleep Friday, November 22, 2019. She had lived in Newnan, Georgia since May of 2018.
Elizabeth is the daughter of the late Irving V. Demarest and Emily Louise Demarest of Metuchen, New Jersey and proceeded in death by her husband, Ralph "Peb" Strong Howard. and a daughter in law, Sherry Howard.
Surviving are her children, Katherine "Kitty" (John Blake) Lambert, Emily (Hugh) Suhr, David Howard and Richard (Doreen) Howard. She is also survived by her sister, Helen McTammany; brothers, David (Margaret) Demarest, Jimmy (Judy) Demarest and Richard Demarest; eleven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren, along with several nieces and nephews.
Liz lived many years in the cities of Albany and Moultrie, Georgia where she was active in the Presbyterian churches and raised their four children with husband Peb. They moved to and resided in Port Orange, Florida in 2010 and is where Peb passed away in 2017.
A memorial and celebration of life will be November 30, 2019 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home at 38 Jackson Street in Newnan, Georgia. The funeral home will be directing services and the Rev. Don Daly will be officiating.
Published on November 25, 2019


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Sandra Pierce
Nov 27, 2019
Richard, we are very sorry for your families loss. Praying for you and the family to heal and get through this time of sorrow. I know God gained another angel. Love to your family.