Dexter Howard

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Dexter Howard

Birth
Jackson, Breathitt County, Kentucky, USA
Death 28 Jul 2009 (aged 80)
Xenia, Greene County, Ohio, USA
Burial Jamestown, Greene County, Ohio, USA
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Memorial ID 136514153 · View Source
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OBITUARY ON DEXTER HOWARD FROM THE XENIA (OH) DAILY GAZETTE
7/30/09

On July 28, 2009 Dexter Howard went to be with the Lord after a long battle with illness. He was born June 3, 1929 in Jackson, KY,the son of Elijah and Alice Howard. After graduation from Breathitt High School, he served in the U.S. Army from 1946 to 1948. He then worked for General Motors and retired in 1980 after 30 years. During his retirement he became a proud bus driver for handicapped adults and children. He leaves behind his wife Laura, his "Baby Doll," of over 60 years. They loved each other more and more as the years went by, God bless their love. He also leaves behind his children that he loved and never let down; Barbara Stepp of Jamestown, OH, Chet and wife Cheryl and David and wife Rita all of Xenia, OH, Elijah and wife Heather of Hillsboro, OH. He was a wonderful Grandpa to Melissa, Dexter, Jason and wife Brandi, Amie and husband Lyle, Elijah and Jacob. 2 brothers and 2 sisters also survive. He was preceded in death by 2 daughters Linda and Lindburg. He gave his life to the Lord on December 27,1980. He was a wonderful blessing to our family. Services will be held 10:30 August 1, 2009 at the Powers Funeral Home in Jamestown where friends may call July 31, 2009 from 6 until 8 p.m. Burial will be in the Silvercreek Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton or the Miami Valley Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association.


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  • Created by: Keith Chilton
  • Added: 27 Sep 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 136514153
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dexter Howard (3 Jun 1929–28 Jul 2009), Find a Grave Memorial no. 136514153, citing Silvercreek Cemetery, Jamestown, Greene County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Keith Chilton (contributor 48372574) .