Yvonne H. Howard
Funeral Date: 8/28/2008

Yvonne H. Howard, age 70, of Hermitage, AR. died Monday August 25, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. Born May 15, 1938 in Warren, AR. a daughter of the late Neal Hamaker and Nathan Langston Hamaker she was a retired lunchroom worker for the Hermitage School District and Member Landmark Missionary Baptist Church. Also, preceding her in death was a son Jerry Douglas Howard, brothers Willie Merl Hamaker, Hershel Hamaker, Chester Hamkaer and a grandchild Quade Allen Howard. Survivors are her husband Curtis Howard whom she married July 15, 1955. 2 sons Randy Howard, Hermitage, AR., Ricky Howard and spouse Becky, New Edinburg, AR. 1 daughter Lori Cooley and spouse Danny, Hermitage, AR. 1 brother Otis Hamaker, Pine Bluff, AR. 1 sister Annette Valentine, Monticello, AR. 6 grandchildren Robin Anders, Leah Howard, Matthew Howard, Kassi Howard, Jordan Thomas and Miranda Thomas. Funeral services were 4:00 P.M. Thursday August 28, Landmark Missionary Baptist Church near Hermitage, AR. with Rev. Don Smith and Rev. Sam Higgs officiating. Music was by Janet Harton, Becky Howard and Laverne Freeman. Burial was in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Dusty Byrd, David Wilkerson, Jeremy Johnson, Jim Gardner, Mike Wilkerson, Marty Wilkerson. Honorary pallbearers were Russell Isbell, Edward Smith, Clois Smith.



Name: Laurie Pierce
Message: You are all in my prayers she will be missed by all who knew her!

Name: Tina Chism
Message: Yvonne will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you, Especially you Ricky. I love You..

Name: Donna Ozment
Message: We are so sorry to hear about your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Mark & Kelley Hollingsworth
Message: Dear Howard family- Mrs. Yvonne will be greatly missed, your family is in our prayers!!! With Love Mark,Kelley, Brittany & Brianna

Name: Jane Wright
Message: Curt and family, you're in my prayer. God Bless Jane

Name: Angela Purifoy
Message: Yvonne, You will deeply be missed, by all. I am so glad that my brother {Lance} and I got to stop by and visit with you for a while a couple of months back, It saddens us all that you are gone, but you are with the Lord now.. and we find comfort in that. We will always cherish memories of you, and look foward to seeing you yet again one day. Love always, Your neice, Angela {Annette's daughter}

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: Ricky and all of the family, we are so sorry about your Mother but she is in Gods hands now. Our prayers are with you all. Ken & Lula

Name: Bob & Laverne Laster
Message: Yvonne will be missed,by all.Our prayers are with you all.. our loss is heaven's gain.

Name: Melinda Murphy
Message: Mrs. Yvonne will be greaty missed. She was a wonderful person. Your family is in our prayers.

Name: Eva Murphy
Message: Mrs. Yvonne was a great person and will be greatly missed. I will keep your family in my prayers.

Name: Melinda and Jennifer Murphy
Message: Jennifer wanted to tell the family that they are in her prayers and Mrs. Yvonne will be greatly missed.

Name: Mike & Bea Colvin
Message: Your family is in our prayers. Remember, God is your strength.

Name: Daphne & Jodi Hargis
Message: May God comfort you during this time of your loss. Mrs. Yvonne was a sweet person and will be missed.

Name: Don & Patsy Watson
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Name: French and Judy Wynne
Message: Out thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Name: Linda Cathey
Message: Beckey& Matt I didn't know Mrs. Howard but my prayers are with you,and the rest of your family.

Name: Doris & Paul Jankowski
Message: Lori we know you will miss your mom. She loved you, and your brothers very much. Curt you and your family are all in our hearts and prayers. Yvonne was a special person to our family.

Name: Van & Paula Jankowski Clark
Message: We are thinking of all of you and you are in our prayers. Lori, you have always been like a member of the Jankowswki family. We love you and we loved your mom.

Message: May the Lord comfort you at this time....A friend of Ms. Blackwell and Martha Lou TOM ED WRIGHT


Name: Tammi Nowlin
Message: Dear Howard Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Mrs. Yvonne was such a wonderful lady who loved her family so much. May God bless each of you and give you comfort during your time of loss. Tammi, Laura & Shai

Name: Jim Bob McDougald
Message: Curt & family: So sorry to hear about Yvonne. We would be there but are in FL today. You are in our thoughts today.

Name: Steve Howard
Message: Sorry to hear of Aunt Yvonne's death.

Name: Mike, Vicky, Selena, Jaxson and Seth McDougald
Message: So sorry to hear Yvonne's death. I was enjoyed her sense of humor. She always had a way of making me laugh. She will truly be missed. May God Bless and Keep you.