NEW BERN - Douglas B. Howard, 76, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012, at CarolinaEast Medical Center.
He was retired but also was self-employed transferring cars for the different dealerships in the local area.
Doug is survived by his wife, Barbara C. Howard; one daughter, Tracy H. Mewborne of Madison, Ala.; one brother, Wesley Clifford Howard of Gloucester, Va.; three sisters, Sue McKee of Amarillo, Texas, Molly "Pete" Boyd of New Braunfels, Texas, and Mary "Boogie" Fox of Sugarland, Texas; and two grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Friday, December 14, 2012, at 6 p.m. at Cotten Funeral Home Chapel in New Bern.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Religious Community Services, P. O. Box 704, New Bern, NC 28563.
Online condolences may be made to the Howard family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home and Crematory.