Howard Kitchens, age 69 of Alto passed away Thursday, November 5, 2020. Howard loved the outdoors going fishing, camping, hunting. He loved his family. Howard is preceded in death by his wife Shirley Brooks Kitchens; parents Hoyt Kitchens and Myrtle Nation Kitchens; daughter Crystal Kitchens; brothers J.D. Kitchens; sisters Hazel Slater, Gertrude Grizzle, Eulamae Clark. Survivors include his daughter Christy Kitchens and Fiancé Isaiah Mealor, Cathy Casper and husband Richard; son Lee Kitchens and wife Adena; brothers Bud Kitchens, L.B. Kitchens; sisters Johnny Jarrard, Luttrell Booth, Ethelene Brock; grandchildren Destiny Kitchens, Eden Kitchens, Logan Kitchens, Mayson Casper, Cortlyn Casper, Deanna Casper, Jessica Kitchens, Kaylie Magness, Victoria Knight; great grandchildren Landon Jackson, Riley Davis, Kingston Jones; many nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM, Monday, November 9, 2020 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating is Pastor Richard Casper. The family will receive friends 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Monday, November 9, 2020 at the funeral home. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.