|Birth: ||Oct. 17, 1903|
|Death: ||May 12, 1989|
Mattie was the daughter of James Johnson and Nancy Jane "Nannie" Faulkner Hamilton. They are buried in Dawson County Cemetery in Lamesa, TX. She shares a stone with her husband, Roy B. Howell who she married 22 November 1925. Their son, Richard Wayne Howell, is buried in Garden of Memories.
OBITUARY: Palestine (TX) Herald-Press, Monday, 15 May 1989:
Mrs. Roy B. Howell
Services for Mrs. Roy B. (Chunky), 85, of Elkhart, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church in Elkhart with the Rev. Bobbie Weber and Dwight Blankenship officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Elkhart under the direction of Bailey & Foster Funeral Home.
Mrs. Howell died Saturday at Memorial Hospital.
She was born in Tennessee on Oct. 17, 1903, a daughter of James Johnson and Nancy Jane Faulkner Hamilton. Mrs. Howell was a member of First United Methodist Church in Elkhart.
She is survived by a daughter, Zona Goodman of Palestine; a son, Mitchell R. Howell of Bellaire, a sister, Nancy Pate of Houston; and six grandchildren.
Mrs. Howell was preceded in death by her husband, Roy B. Howell, on Oct. 17, 1971.
Condolence calls will be received at the Howell residence in Elkhart, telephone 764-5134.
Pallbearers will be Carson Howell, Henry Mixon, George Miller, Don Kindert, George Goodman and Mike Peterson.
James Johnson Hamilton (1868 - 1921)
Nancy Jane Faulkner Hamilton (1869 - 1917)
Roy Birdell Howell (1901 - 1971)*
Richard Wayne Howell (1930 - 1933)*
Mattie Ellen Howell
Oct. 17, 1903
May 12, 1989
Together In Heavenly Rest
Garden Of Memories
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Originally Created by: Louise Fisher Goff
Record added: Aug 22, 2007
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