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Reva Howell

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

MARSTON -- Reva E. Howell died Dec. 12, 2008, at her home.

She was 95 years old being born on Feb. 16, 1913, to the late Charley Delmus and Elsie Odie Hampton.

She was married on Aug. 26, 1932, to Delmer Howell, who preceded her in death on Feb. 7, 1980. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Otis and Chester Hampton; and one sister, Marie Inmen.

She leaves behind one sister, Geraldine Schaffer of Pheba, Miss.; five children, Darlene Lingle of Jonesboro, Ill.; Louise Stevens, Doris Deprow, Sherry Howell, Joe Howell; and a special daughter-in-law, Pat Howell, all of Marston; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces, nephews and caregivers.

Services were conducted Monday at Pentecostal Church in Marston. The Revs. Frank Townsend and Bill Baldwin officiated.

Burial followed in the Portageville Cemetery.

Pallbearers were: Greg Wade, Tim Howell, Reece Wade, Brandon Roberts, Joe B. Miller and Jacob Holmes.

Honorary pallbearers were: Garrett Byrd and Justin Byrd.

Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid was in charge of arrangements.

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