Lonnie Howard


Lonnie Howard

Hyde County, North Carolina, USA
Death 14 Mar 2021 (aged 63)
Manteo, Dare County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Engelhard, Hyde County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 225153698 View Source
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Lonnie Howard, 63, of Manteo, NC died Sunday, March 14, 2021, at his home.

Born in Hyde County on October 13, 1957, he was the son of the late Elvira Howard Cooper and Simon Lee Cooper.

Baptist by faith, Lonnie worked for the Town of Manteo and retired from Owens' Restaurant after many years as their landscaper. An avid Dallas Cowboys fan, he enjoyed shooting pool and was a local cornhole champion.

Lonnie is survived by his three daughters, Tahira Johnson, Kanisha Howard, and Symaria Howard; longtime best friend, Vanessa Mullen; and six grandchildren, Monterra Gibbs, Christopher Johnson, Nevaeh Johnson, Antigone Johnson, Ray Johnson, and Simon Daniels. Also, surviving are his siblings, Bertha H. Spencer, Frank Howard, Richard Howard, Jimmy Earl Howard, Tanya Shelton, Aquilla Whitfield, Nadine Whitfield, Roderick Whitfield, and Tracy Spencer.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Lionel Howard.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 20, 2021, at Mt. Pilgrim Church of Christ Disciples of Christ, 33469 US Hwy 264, Engelhard, NC 27824 with a graveside committal to immediately follow at the Brown Memorial Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Beth O
  • Added: 31 Mar 2021
  • Find a Grave Memorial 225153698
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lonnie Howard (13 Oct 1957–14 Mar 2021), Find a Grave Memorial ID 225153698, citing Ada & Addison Brown Memorial Cemetery, Engelhard, Hyde County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Beth O (contributor 49042037) Burial Details Unknown.