Howard Franklin Snyder, age 86, of Sanford, passed away on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation.
He was born in Stokes County on May 27, 1934 to the late Otto King Snyder and Bertha May Moser Snyder. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers Grady Snyder and Coelle Snyder and sister Jewel Baker. Howard graduated from NC State University and worked for 20 years as a civil engineer. He proudly served in the US Army.
Howard is survived by daughter Kimberly Hockenbury of Georgia; son Steven Snyder of Georgia; granddaughter Lindsey Hockenbury and two sisters Erline Kelly of Sanford and Melba Kelly and husband James of Sanford.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 11:00 AM at Jonesboro Cemetery with Dr. Calvin Sayles officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Jonesboro Heights Baptist Church, 316 W. Main Street, Sanford, NC 27332 and/or Spoken Word Ministries, Ins., 205 W. John Street, Mt. Olive, NC 28365
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