Nellie Howard, of Jamestown, Ohio, passed away peacefully on May 11, 2019, at the Lanfair Center for Rehab and Nursing in Lancaster, Ohio. Nellie was born on February 3, 1920, in Johnson County, KY.
She married Homer Howard on September 8, 1934. They had 8 children. Preceding her in death were her husband of 53 years, and 3 of her children: Robert Joe, Harold and Robin. Surviving children are Ronald Dean (Clara), Patricia, Homer Jr., Roger (Joyce), and Bonnie (Scott), and a host of grandchildren, greatgrandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
She was a longtime resident of Jamestown, Ohio and attended Jamestown Church of Christ. Nellie loved going to church and singing the old hymns.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Jamestown Church of Christ, 152 W. Washington St., in Jamestown, OH. Visitation will be from 10:00-11:00am, with service immediately following.
Graveside service will be held Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 2PM at Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville, KY.
Arrangements are being handled by the Powers-Kell Funeral Home.
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