Federal Judge George Howard dies | Arkansas Blog

Saturday, April 21, 2007

Federal Judge George Howard dies

Posted By on Sat, Apr 21, 2007 at 3:53 PM

The judge, who was 82, died early Saturday at a hospital in Pine Bluff, his home. His life was marked by a number of firsts -- the first black to serve as a judge on the Arkansas Court of Appeals, the Arkansas Supreme Court and the federal bench in Arkansas.

P.K. Miller Mortuary of Pine Bluff will be handling arrangements.

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