Laura Mae Howard, 89, of Greenup, KY, went to be with the Lord Thursday, February 8, 2018, in Boyd County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ashland, KY.
Laura was born November 22, 1928, in Jacksonville, FL, a daughter of the late Vera Mae Horton.
Laura was the owner of a restaurant at a truck stop in Sanford, FL, for several years. She was a member of Grace Missionary Baptist Church in Ceredo, WV.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by Marvin Terrell Howard, they would have celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on February 8, 2018; one son Courtney Howard; one brother Buddy Vaughn, and one sister, Margie Murry.
She was survived by one son, Dwight David (Patty) Howard of Hillsboro, OR; two daughters, Betty J. (Bob) Shelton of Greenup, and Mary Elizabeth (Mike) Little of Fredricksburg, VA; 10 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren; one daughter-in-law, Kathy Johnson of Wellston, OK; several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, February 16, 2018, at Reed Funeral Home in Greenup by Pastor Shaun Howard.
Visitation will be one hour before the service on Friday.
Laura's ashes will be buried in Quillen Cemetery in Lynn, KY.
Condolences may be made at rlrfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 15, 2018