The Life She Lived: Mikyah 'Brandi' Stacks-Howard is the daughter of Shelia and Craig Stacks. She was born November 9, 1981 in Valdosta, Georgia where she was reared with her two siblings, Michael and Danielle Stacks. She graduated from Lowndes High School and afterwards she attended Valdosta State University. Mikyah married her husband Robert Howard and together they celebrated their marriage for approximately thirteen (13) years, while raising their three children Iyani, Isaiah, and Rikyah. After leaving Valdosta, Georgia, Mikyah and Robert, along with their three children, resided in South Carolina for approximately three years before moving to the City Beautiful, Orlando, Florida. Brandi had an amazing sense of humor and brought laughter, joy and excitement to all who knew her. To have met her, was to love her. She was a full-time mom and a self-appointed family photographer. They said, her heart was weak but we all know she loved STRONG. We can all take lessons from our beloved Brandi. She loved GOD with all her heart. She loved her husband and children unconditionally. She served her church, Faith Assembly, faithfully. She celebrated and supported her entire family wholeheartedly. Finally, she LIVED LIFE to the fullest, as if everyday was her last opportunity to show us how much she loved us. On Thursday, March 16, 2017, she went home to be with her Heavenly Father. Her legacy of Life, Love, Laughter, and Creating Memories will live in our hearts forever.
Mourning The Loss: Mourning her passing while yet rejoicing her life: Brandi leaves to celebrate her legacy her husband Robert Howard and her three children Iyani, Isaiah, and Rikyah of Orlando, FL. Her parents: Shelia Stacks and Craig Stacks (Jeana) of Valdosta, GA; Her siblings: Michael Stacks of Valdosta, GA and Danielle (Lorenzo) Harper of Landstuhl, Germany; VonQuicha Moore of Atlanta, GA; Like-Sisters: Mary S. Moten (Canton, GA) and Tereva (Krishna) Rodriguez of Orlando, FL; Grandparents: Mary Moten of Valdosta, GA and the late Hardy Moten; The Late Jodie and Darsula Stacks, Georgia Mae Moore of West Palm Beach, FL; and a host of Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces and Nephews.
Special Acknowledgement: Maurice Young of Valdosta, GA, Darryl (Shawn) Moore of Phoenix City, AL, Nikyah Moten of Orlando, FL, and Annette Thomas of Valdosta, GA.
The Celebration of Life for the late Mrs. Mikyah Stacks-Howard will be held Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11:00am from the sanctuary of New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church.
Rev. George Blunt is the pastor
Pastor Dr. Rick Adams will officiate
Interment will follow in Sunset Hill Cemetery
Public viewing will be held Friday, March 24 from 10:00am-8:00pm at Godfrey Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends Friday, March 24, at GracePoint Church formerly known as Southland Church located at 2206 E. Hill Ave.
Published on March 23, 2017