On January 16, 2004, HOWARD D., husband of Dorethea "Arvin" Rawlings, father of Mark Rawlings (Marilyn) and Arvin Lyons (Derrick), brother of Melba Logan, Irma Givens, Merriel, John E., and William Rawlings. Also survived by five grandchildren and other relatives. Friends may call at Phillips Funeral Home, P.A., 1721-27 N. Monroe Street (Westwood Avenue) Wednesday after 4 P.M. Family will receive friends Friday 10:30 to 11:30 A. M with services to follow at Metropolitan United Methodist Church, 1121 W. Lanvale Street (Carrollton Avenue). Interment Garrison Forest Veteran Cemetery. Family ask donations be made payable to the Bus Committee, c/o Metropolitan United Methodist Church.