Howard D. Troville, 69, of Winder, died Dec. 27, 2017.
Mr. Troville was born Sept. 23, 1948 in Burlington, Vt. to the late Howard and Georgette Troville. An honorably discharged U.S. Air Force veteran who served from 1966 to 1970, Mr. Troville voluntarily enlisted and served as a SP (Security Police) officer. He was stationed in Korea, the Philippines and participated in special assignments with the 31 into Vietnam. He was also a member of the Roswell VFW 7583 and American Legion Post 201, where he and his wife spent time with fellow veterans and spouses dancing and having dinner often on Friday nights.
Howard lived for a number of years in Dawsonville and also formerly owned and operated Shimmer and Shine in Dahlonega.
His wife of 28 years, Jackie Lowell Troville; and a brother, Bruce Alan Troville, Sr. of St. Albans, Vt., preceded him in death.
Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Sonny and Kellie Arrington of Cumming; brother and sister-in-law, Bryant Keith and Lillian Troville of Kissimmee, Fla.; grandchildren, Bret Arrington, Bryce Chason, Sidney Chason, Macie Arrington; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Mary and Don Phillips of Hoschton; nephew, Bruce Troville of Cumming; Niece, Kerry Troville of Vermont; various other relatives also surive.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Jan. 4 in the Bearden Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Wayne Norris will officiate. Interment will follow in the Dawsonville Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the service hour on Thursday.
Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville is in charge of the arrangements.