Funeral services for Barbara Howard are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, at the Country Tabernacle Church with Brother Leo Potts officiating. Interment will follow at Lone Grove West Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday at Craddock Funeral Home.
Barbara Ann (Minor) Howard was born July 10, 1940, to Egma (Irwin) and Harley Minor in Dumas, Texas. She passed from this life on Dec. 26, 2018 at the age of 78.
On Sept. 18, 1957, Barbara married J.B. Howard in Dumas, Texas. From this marriage they had two children, Dickie and Shelia.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents Harley and Egma Minor; daughter Shelia Gayle; and sister Jean Clements.
She is survived by her son Dickie Charles Howard and his wife Patricia, of Lone Grove; grandchildren Kristi Leigh (Howard) Inselman and her husband Kevin and Kimberly Dawn (Howard) Vines and her husband Jacob; great-grandchildren Hunter Inselman, Taylor Inselman, Kayla Vines, and Jacob Vines; special niece Pamela “Cookie” McGee; special nephew Hershel “Butch” Wayne Brown, Jr.; along with numerous nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, and sisters-in-law.
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