Naomi Ruth Howell, 92, of Linton, passed away at 8:45 p.m. Saturday, June 4, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital, Linton.
Born April 26, 1913 in Bedford, she was the daughter of Otis and Etta (Richards) Shipman. She had been married to John W. Howell, who passed away Aug. 5, 2001.
She was a homemaker and attended Assembly of God Church.
Survivors include: two sons, Marion D. Howell of Linton and Joe L. Howell of Pensacola, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and one brother Paul Shipman of Bedford.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband John W. Howell, two sons, Jack and Jerry Howell, two brothers, one sister and a grandson David Howell.
Funeral service will be at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel at 11 a.m. on Tuesday. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Linton.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m. until the hour of services Tuesday at the funeral home.