Donald Howard

Donald Lee Howard, 81, of Jacksboro, TN, formerly of Alderson, WV, passed away Thursday, August 2, 2018.

He was a member of Lakeview Baptist Church in Caryville, TN, a U.S. Navy veteran, and retired from Pepsi Cola in Hamilton, OH.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and June Fleshman Howard; and brothers, Arnold and Marshall Howard.

Survivors include his wife, Sue Howard; daughter, Debbie Forney and husband, Gary; grandchildren, Devan Franks and Caleb Capella; great-grandchildren, Dominick Capella and Maddox Capella; brother, George Howard; aunts, Hope Aliff and Jean Dotson.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Monday, August 6, at Griffith Creek Baptist Church with interment to follow at Howard Family Cemetery in Alderson.

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Lantz Funeral Home in Alderson is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary originally published in the August 6, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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