DOROTHY NELSON HOWELL
Dorothy Nelson Howell, loving wife, mother and grandmother, 89, of Southport, passed away January 28, 2019. Dorothy was born in Sylacauga, AL, and lived in Bay County since 1973. She was a homemaker, and a military wife for many years. Dorothy was a member of Deer Point Baptist Church, and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Jack L. Howell, Sr., her parents, and 13 brothers and sisters.
Survivors include her daughter, Faye Goble of Southport; sons, Jack L. Howell, Jr. (Nancy) and Richard F. Howell, Sr. (Linda), all of Lynn Haven; a sister, Betty Sue Gray of Montgomery; 7 grandchildren 18 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, February 1, 2019, at the St. Andrew Primitive Baptist Church with Elder J. C. Stanaland officiating. Entombment will follow at Southport Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the church from 1:00 PM until service time at 2:00.
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