Mr. William Lloyd ‘Billy’ Howard, age 50, of Barnesville passed away Jan. 3, 2013 in an Atlanta healthcare facility.A native of Dade County, Fla., he was the son of the late Mr. Jack William Howard and the late Mrs. Betty Jean Strickland Wright, and was the grandson of the late Mr. William Alva Strickland and the late Mrs. Eunice Turner Strickland of Barnesville. Mr. Howard was a truck driver with The Ozark Company, and attended Pine View Baptist Church. He loved racing, and drove a stock car on the circle track.Survivors include his wife, Sherrie Howard; four children, Bobby Joe ‘BJ’ Farmer of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., William Michael ‘Billy’ Howard of Dunellen, Fla., Kayleigh Jean Howard of Dunellen, Fla., and Harleigh Lynn Howard of Barnesville; three grandchildren, Gunner Nelson of Barnesville, Jake Farmer of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and Cheyenne Farmer of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; one sister, Lynn (and Kevin) Keen of Yatesville; and one brother, Mike (and Stacey) Evans of Citra, Fla.Funeral services for Mr. Billy Howard will be conducted Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Williams Funeral Home of Barnesville. Interment will follow in The Old Hebron Cemetery in Concord. The family will receive friends at the Williams Funeral Home on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 from 1 p.m. until the service hour.Those who wish may view the memorial page and sign the guestbook online at’¨williamsfh.net.Williams Funeral Home of Barnesville is in charge of arrangements, 770-358-1678.