Laquada Ann Speed Howard, age 37 of Rossville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 14, 2021. She was born in Bedford, VA, lived in the North Georgia area since 2005 and was of the Pentecostal faith. Laquada was a loving wife, mother, sister and aunt, who will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her father, Steve Speed. Laquada is survived by her loving husband, of 18 years, Gabe Howard, mother, Myetta Speed, children, Joshua Howard, Jacob Howard, and Caleb Howard, brothers, Robbie Blackwell and Dakota Caldwell and several nieces & nephews. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday, April 21, 2021 in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in the Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Tuesday and prior to the service on Wednesday.