Mr. Talmadge Howell, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2012. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Connie Fancher. He is survived by his wife, Jean Crowe Howell, Buford, GA; sons and daughter-in-law, Chris and Mitzy Howell, Buford, GA and Joseph Howell, Buford, GA; grandchildren, Kristen Howell, Lane Williams, Erica Fancher and Bailey Fancher; sister-in-law, Mary Howell; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Howell was born August 6, 1932 in Buford, GA. He was retired from General Motors Assembly Plant in Doraville, GA after twenty-eight years of service and was a member of the U. A. W. Local 10. He was a member of New Canaan Baptist Church in Lawrenceville, GA. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Pastor Rev. Michael Soop officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 5:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.