MITCHELL, Ga. - Mrs. Marian Reese Howell, age 88, beloved wife of the late Mr. H. D. Howell, died Sunday Oct. 11, 2009, at University Hospital in Augusta.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Oct. 13, 2009, at Jewell Baptist Church with the Revs. Dan Hodges and Bill Seaman officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Howell, a native of Warren County, was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur N. (Kate Lowe) Reese. She was a homemaker and a member of Jewell Baptist Church, the Adult Ladies Sunday school class and the WMU.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary H. May, Warthen, and Henrietta H. Guy, Thomson; one son, Allen Marion "Buddy" Howell, Columbia, Mo.; one sister, Mary Catherine Smith, Rincon, Ga.; 10 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, seven stepgreat-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
A brother, Arthur N. Reese Jr., preceded Mrs. Howell in death.
Pallbearers were Jeff Graham, Rhett Scott, Bo Scott, Chandler McDavid, Jerry Frost, Charles Jones, and Charles Lyons.
If so desired, memorials may be made to the Jewell Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Mrs. Doris Gockel, 10915 Macon Highway Jewell, GA 31045.
Lowe Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.