Howard Britton Cagle Jr., 73, peacefully passed from this life in the evening hours of Monday, September 23, 2019, surrounded by family. He was born on September 9, 1946 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi to Howard Britton Sr. & Mary Jewel (Purcell) Cagle. Mr. Cagle was a veteran of the United States Army, a computer programmer, business owner, artist and most importantly a father to Howard Britton “Britt” Cagle III.
Mr. Cagle was an industrious man, having worked in many fields throughout his life. He was one of many founders of early technology and telecommunications for the transfer funds. He was a founding member of first ATM intra-bank services and a visiting teacher at many various universities throughout the country and in Mexico. He retired at the age of 42 to pursue a career in glass art and would go on to own his own gallery.
Mr. Cagle Jr. is preceded in death by his parents Howard Sr. and Mary Cagle, as well as a son John Michael Cagle. He is survived and cherished by his son Howard Britton Cagle III, brother Michael Cagle, grandchildren Briana Homerstad, Jessica Rinehart, and Michael Cagle; great grandchildren Anne, Chris, Marshall and Olivia as well as cousins Kim and Tamara.
No services are planned.
Hewett-Arney Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements.