James Phillip Howington, 82, of Cameron, died Thursday, June 13, 2019, at Peak Resources Assisted Living Center in Carthage.
He was born Feb. 28, 1937, in Harnett County, to the late John Tilden Howington and Bella Allen Howington. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Tommy Howington; and sister; Annie Mae Langdon.
Mr. Howington worked many years for Roberts Company and was a member of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church serving as deacon and Sunday School teacher. He was an avid golfer, bass guitarist and loved to travel.
He is survived by his wife Janell Autry Howington; daughters, Andrea Snyder and husband, Bill, of Greensboro, Anita Wilson, of Aberdeen, Holly Howington, of Reidsville; sister, Glenda Taylor, of Mamers; grandchildren, Joshua Snyder, Andrew Snyder, Megan Martin and husband, William, Rob Fields; and great-grandson, Levi Martin.
The family will receive friends Sunday, June 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Christian Church. The funeral service will be Monday, June 17, at 4 p.m. at the church, with the Rev. Ray Campbell officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family wants to thank Liberty Hospice of Southern Pines for their kind and compassionate care.
Condolences may be made at www.bridgescameronfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home Inc.