Mr. James Lewis Howe, 65, of 2113-A-13th. Avenue, Columbus, GA, died peacefully at his home on Thursday, August 2, 2012. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at the Chapel of Kimbrough Funeral Home, 837-5th Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901. Rev. Charles Graddick, Pastor Rehobeth Baptist Church, Cataula, GA will officiate. Interment will be in the Friendship Baptist Memorial Gardens, Hamilton, GA according to Kimbrough Funeral Home. There will be no public viewing. Mr. Howe was born October 24,1946 in Cataula, GA the son of the Late James and Ruby Dozier Howe. James spent most of his life in Cataula, GA. James was educated in the Harris County School System. He was a textile worker at Columbus Carpet Mill for more than fifteen years. In his younger years he was affectionately called "Hound Dog" by his friends. At an early age he joined the Rehobeth Baptist Church, Cataula, GA Remembering James with cherished memories are one sister, Annie Mae Fitzpatrick, Cataula, GA, four brothers, Arthur (Shirley) Howe, Columbus, GA, Samuel (Marjorie) Howe of Augusta, GA, Lester (Annie) Howe, Ft Mitchell, AL, and Reuben (Mazie) Howe, Hampton, VA, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.