|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1903|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 1998|
Bertha (Granny) Howard, 94, of 9831 N 250 W, Laketon, IN, died at her residence Tuesday, April 14, 1998. She was born Aug. 29, 1903 at Salyersville, KY to Hatcher and Sinia (Whitaker) Allen. She was a homemaker, and married Fred Howard Dec. 31, 1923; he preceded her in death April 14, 1990. She was a mem-ber of the Free Will Baptist Church of Kosciusko County.
She is survived by four sons - Lawrence and Eddie, both of North Manchester, Mitchel of Wabash, and Wade of Anderson, IN; four daughters - Mrs. Earl (Opal) Meck of Warsaw, Oralee Gillend of Richmond, VA, Lula Owens of North Manchester, and Dorothy (Jeannie) Johnson of Laketon; a brother, Kindle Allen of North Manchester; 21 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, 37 great-great grandchildren and seven step great grandchildren. Three sons, a sister and two grand-sons preceded her in death.
Funeral service was held Friday, April 17, 1998 at the DeLaughter-McKee Mortuary of North Manchester, with the Rev. Chad Burkhart officiat-ing. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Servia, IN.
Hatcher Allen (1876 - 1951)
Sinia Whitaker Allen (1878 - 1964)
Fred Howard (1905 - 1990)*
Hatcher Howard (1928 - 1997)*
Kendle Howard (1930 - 1953)*
Bertha Allen Howard (1903 - 1998)
Kindle Allen (1915 - 2010)**
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Originally Created by: v f
Record added: Dec 20, 2008
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