BERNIE - Shannon Dale Howell, 59, died Oct. 30, 2005, at his home.
Born July 8, 1946, in Risco, son of the late Rev. Henry and Nola Wilson Howell, he was a 1964 graduate of Bernie High School and had been a cook at 225 Package in Dexter. He had received trophies from the Bootheel Crappie Club, won awards from the Malden Dragstrip and was five-time state champion for table tennis from the Piggott Arkansas Jaycees. He was of the Assembly of God belief.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Graydon Howell, Lindel Howell and Sharron Howell.
Survivors include: two sisters, Yvonne Hampton of Malden and Trellis Warmack of Ashland, Ky., and three nieces and nephews.
Visitation is from 11 a.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. The Revs. Ivan Mekan of Bernie and Floyd Pyle of Moscow Mills will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.