|Birth: ||May 23, 1911|
Ionia Sentinel Standard, 5 May 1979
Howard Southworth, 67, of 329 Isham St., Lyons, died at his home Friday after a three-year illness.
He was born May 23, 1911, in New Haven Township, Gratiot County, the son of Lyman and Cora Southworth. He attended rural schools in Gratiot County. He married the former Marie Dickerson in Ronald Township in February 1935. They moved to Lyons in 1959. He worked as a farmhand for area farmers for many years.
He is survived by his wife, one son, Earl, of Kentwood, and three daughters, Mrs. Evelyn Silvernail of Lyons, Mrs. Cora Miller of Lansing, and Mrs. Rosie Sprank of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.
Fourteen grandchildren and one great grandson also survive.
Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. from Lyons Baptist Church, the Rev. Paul Carmichael officiating. Burial will be in North Plains Cemetery. The family will be at Hull Memorial Chapel from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Marie D. Dickerson Southworth (1914 - 1999)
Earl H. Southworth (1949 - 2007)*
North Plains Cemetery
Created by: Bonnie Hoy
Record added: Dec 09, 2011
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