MIDDLESBORO — Arthur Howard, 88, of Middlesboro, KY, went home to be with the Lord after a long illness July 8, 2014.
He was born March 27, 1926 in Pineville, KY, the son of the late Fred and Vestina Wilson Howard.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: 2 Brothers: Thomas and Ed Howard and 1 Sister: Clara Evans and two wives: Fran and Lucille Slusher Howard
Three children: Fred (Regina) W. Slusher of Corbin, KY Nancy C. Miracle of Pineville, KY and Gillene Slusher of Middlesboro, KY
Two Brothers: Frank (Rosemary) Howard of Newton Falls, OH Fred (Helen) Howard of Newton Falls, OH
One Sister: Zelma (Donald) Sipka of Newton Falls, OH
Two Grandchildren: Crystal Miracle, Fred W. Slusher II,
Three Great Grandchildren: Douglas Miracle, Dillan and Cheyene Daniels.
A host of Nieces, Nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 8:00 p.m. Friday, July 11 at the Creech Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert Miracle. Music will be provided by The Ramsey Family.
Interment services will be private in the Cubbage Cemetery in Cubbage, KY.
The family will receive friends from 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m. Friday July 11 at Creech Funeral Home.
Online condolences and guestbook are available at www.creechfh.com
Creech Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is in charge of all the arrangements.