L. J. Howell, 74, of Big Spring, died Friday, April 03, 2015 at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. A Memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at East Side Baptist Church with Doug Shelley, pastor, officiating.|
He was born May 26, 1940 in Lamesa, Texas to Elva and R.K. Howell. He was raised in Austin and married Jo Knightstep on Sept. 5, 1964, in Big Spring. He was a resident of Big Spring for more than 41 years. He worked for the city of Austin, A & B Electric and A & N Electric. He was a member of East Side Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife Jo Howell of Big Spring; two daughters, Tami Davis and husband, Kenny, and Lara White and husband, Allen, all of Big Spring; one son, Louis Howell and wife, Eva, of Stanton; one sister, Linda Rawleigh and husband, Chris, of Burleson; five grandchildren, Blain Matthews and Cassie Matthews, Debora Wood, Christopher Turman and Caden Howell; four great granddaughters, Kyla Henley, Haylee Matthews, Averee Stallings and Amberlee Stallings.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Kenneth Howell, and a nephew, Bobby Howell.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on Apr. 6, 2015