She was preceded in death by her husband, J. D. Howard.
She is survived by two sons, Clinton Howard of Jasper and John Howard of Corpus Christi; two daughters, Bonnie Marie Gann of Blanco and Mary Sue Lohse of Euless; two brothers, Jackson Roberds of San Antonio and Buster Roberds of Grapevine; one sister, Annie Pearl Merritt of San Antonio; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 3 at the Three RIvers Cemetery in Three Rivers. Visitation and viewing will be held one hour before service time at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made by donations to the Al Amin Shrine Hospital Transportation Fund, 2001 Suntide Rd., Corpus Christi, 78409
Arrangements were entrusted to Charlie Marshall Funeral Homes and Crematory of Aransas Pass.