AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Clara Inez Howell, 81, of Augusta, wife of the late Mr. Cleon J. Howell, entered into rest Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at Doctors Hospital.
Funeral services were held Thursday, April 13, 2006, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Hatcher, Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with Reverend Ken Young officiating. Interment was in Bellevue Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Howell was a native of Screven County and a homemaker. She was a member of His Community Church.
Mrs. Howell was preceded in death by her sons, step-sons and sister, Ernest N. Lynch, William E. Oliver, Lewis Howell and Annie Mae Horton.
Survivors include; her sons, Willie Oliver of North Augusta, James Lynch of Augusta, Joe Lynch of Hephzibah, Kelly Oliver of Augusta; step-son, William Howell of Thomson, Terry Howell of Gibson; daughter, Janie Hobbs of Augusta, step-daughter, Joan Crosby of Baxley, Ga.; brother, Ernest Griner of Waynesboro; sisters, Grace Glisson of Waynesboro, Dennie Sims of Atlanta, 29 grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Jason Hobbs, Cory Lynch, Chris Lynch, Sean Oliver, Nicholas Oliver, Harris Beard, Jon Graveley, Brian Gerald.