age 70 , Native of Clark County MS and longtime resident of Eightmile, AL departed this life Friday November 2, 2018 in a local hospital.
Ora accepted Christ at a early age at Shiloh Baptist Church in Mobile, Al under the leadership of the late Rev. Walter Vasser until she united with Holmes St Missionary Baptist Church where she served diligently in many capacities such as Daycare Director, Cub Scouts Den Mother, Deaconess and last but not least served as a choir member. She was a 1966 graduate of Mobile County Training School.
Ora also attended 20th Century Business College where she studied Business Administration. She also became involved in Real Estate, she was the owner of Le'Elegant Boutique, She also organized The Women of Essence empowerment group, She managed a gospel group named "Authority" and lastly of all she was the campaign manager for the former Prichard Mayor Margie Wilson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Odis & Annie Howze. (2) Sons, Derrick Dewayne Lester Lendzy and Roderrick Lendzy and (3) Brothers, Willie Earl Heildelberg, Robert (Barbara) Butler and Jessie Butler.
She leaves to cherish her memories a Loving, Devoted husband of 48 years, Deacon Andrew Lendzy. (6) Siblings, Albert Bulter, Mildred (Grady) Ransom, Bessie ( Rev. Bill) Lendzy, Tony ( Theresa) Howze, Odis (Joann) Howze and Leonard Howze all of Mobile, AL and a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held Saturday November 10,2018 from Holmes Street Missionary Baptist Church of Prichard, AL Beginning at 9am until the 11am Home going Celebration with Rev. Keithrum D. Leatherwood, Sr, Officiating Minister.
The Earthly Bed of Resting will convene Tuesday November 13, 2018 @ 12:30 PM @ the Alabama State Veterans Cemetery in Spanish Fort, AL .
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