She is preceded in death by her husband, Homer E. Howell; her parents, Joe and Olga Banta; her siblings, Weslie Banta, Arnold Banta, Laverne Taylor and Elizabeth Golden; her son, Darly D. Howell; and her grandson, Charlie Howell.
She is survived by her daughter, Linda F. Buchanan and husband Charles Buchanan; daughter, Brenda F. Clayton and husband Johnny Clayton; son, James Everette Howell; and daughter, Barbara E. Howell; thirteen grandchildren; multiple great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She will be greatly missed.
The viewing for family was held from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., and for friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, November 21st. The funeral was held 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 22nd, at Galloway & Sons Funeral Home Chapel, 409 N. Tyler Beeville, Texas 78102. Burial followed at the Church of Christ Cemetery in Argenta, Texas.
Pallbearers were James Everette Howell, Sean P. Howell, Wade Banta, Aaron Banta, Nathan Honaker and Clarence Clark.
Galloway & Sons Funeral Home