Nellie Batchelor Howard

Nellie Inez Batchelor Howard, age 74, of Richlands, died Thursday, April 4, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Howard; sister, Colleen Horne; and two brothers, Arnold and James Batchelor.

Visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, April 5 at Serenity Funeral Home, Beulaville.

Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6 at First Baptist Church, Richlands with interment at Onslow Memorial Park, Jacksonville.

Mrs. Howard is survived by her daughter, Moné Cavanaugh and husband Mark of Richlands; son, Michael Howard and wife Darlene of Richlands; brother, Marshall Batchelor of Jacksonville; four grandchildren, Carrie Cavanaugh, Stacy Cavanaugh, Jessica Layton, Crystal Bryan; and one great-grandchild, Chloe Bryan.

Condolences may be sent at SerenityNC.com.

Arrangements by Serenity Funeral Home, Beulaville.

Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Apr. 6 to Apr. 9, 2013