Howard Wiltcher, age 68, a resident of Pelahatchie passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2023 at his home surrounded by his family. Visitation will be held 10am-2pm Wednesday, August 16, 2023 at Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Morton. Chapel service will follow at 2pm in the Ott & Lee Chapel in Morton with a graveside at Leesburg Church of Christ. Bro. Jack Stewart will officiate the services. Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Morton.
Howard was born in Scott County on July 18, 1955. He loved watching football and cheering for the New Orleans Saints and Ole Miss. Howard enjoyed watching movies. He worked in the maintenance department at Pearl River Valley Water Supply District for many years. He will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him.
He is preceded in death by his parents, William Witcher and Ollie Jean Mooney Wiltcher; siblings, Pamela Myers and Bobby Steve Wiltcher.
He is survived by his siblings, Ima Jean Braswell (Floyd) of Pearl, Glen Wiltcher (Betty) of Union and Jimmy Wiltcher of Pelahatchie; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Pallbearers will be Roger Allen, Larry Prestage, Marshal Lewis, Derek Smith and John Smith.