Mrs. Marion Frances Brown Howard, 84, of Decatur, died Sunday, March 3, 2013.
Mrs. Howard was born in Jefferson, a daughter of the late Marion N. and Annie Bell Stepp Brown. She was a graduate of the University of Georgia in 1949 and retired from the DeKalb County Board of Education after her teaching career of 33 years. She was a member of Oak Grove Methodist Church in Decatur and a member of the Airstream Club. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Lee Howard; her brothers, Enoch Brown, and Tubby Brown; and her sisters, Polly Wood and Wineva Williams.
She is survived by: her son and daughter-in-law, Ernest and Zoe Howard; and two grandsons, Forrest and Garrett Howard.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 9 at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Rev. Louis Miller officiating. Interment will follow in the Howard Cemetery in Jefferson. The family will receive friends at Evans Funeral Home on Saturday, March 9 from noon – 1 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
Georgia Chapter 41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550, Atlanta, Georgia 30346
Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published in BarrowCountyNews from Mar. 6 to Apr. 5, 2013