Olivia "Libby" Mitchell Howard, age 88, of Jacksonville went to be with her Lord and Savior on June 16, 2014.
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Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday evening, June 19 at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Funeral Service will be at 11 a.m. Friday morning at Tar Landing Baptist Church with the Rev. Jack Marshburn officiating. Burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.
Preceded in death by her husband, Faison Howard Sr.; her parents, Benjamin Mitchell and Ella Banks Mitchell; three sons, Larry, Senas and Leslie Howard; and a son-in-law, Raymond Palmero.
Survived by a son, Faison Howard Jr. and wife Donna of Richlands; three daughters, Lynn Burgess and husband Chad of Eastport, N.Y., Jeanette Palmero and Edie Marshburn and husband Rick of Jacksonville; 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. Several nieces and nephews.
Flowers are welcome or memorial donations may be made to the Tar Landing Baptist Church Building Fund, 3884 Richlands Hwy. Jacksonville, NC 28540.
A special word of thanks to the loving and caring staff of Liberty Commons Assisted Living and Liberty Hospice for the exceptional care they provided to our mother.
Condolences may be made to jonesfh.org.
Published in Jacksonville Daily News from June 17 to June 18, 2014
Jones Funeral Home & Crematory
303 Chaney Ave Jacksonville, NC 28540