George Hartsel Howard, age 61, of Mooresville went to be with the Lord on Saturday May 27, 2017. He was an Army veteran, loved gardening and flowers, worked for Piedmont Fiberglass for 33 years. Survived by his wife of 10 years, Ethel Howard; son, Travis Howard of Mooresville, Daniel Baxter of Mooresville, Michael Hobbs of Flint Michigan; daughter, Leighann Howard of Mooresville; grandchildren, Joshua Robinson, Donovan Sprinkle, Jasmine Howard, David Baxter, Tristan Howard, Spencer Howard, Jacob Millwood. Family will receive friends 1pm-3pm Saturday June 3 at Ingram Funeral Home in Mooresville. Memorial Service to follow at 3pm in Ingram Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Charles Reep officiating. Ingram Funeral Home & Cremation Society is serving the family. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Iredell County.