Funeral for Bo Callaway to be held Wednesday

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

March 16, 2014

A funeral mass will be held for Howard H. “Bo” Callaway Wednesday at noon at Christ the King Catholic Church in Pine Mountain.

The former U.S. Representative from Georgia’s 3rd Congressional District and Secretary of the Army, died at 86 on Saturday at Spring Harbor Assisted Living in Columbus.

A private internment will follow the mass.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary on Macon Road in Columbus.

The Rosary will be said at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Christ the King Catholic Church.

Following that, the family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

In celebration of his life, a memorial organ concert will be 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Ida Cason Callaway Memorial Chapel at Callaway Gardens.