April 18, 1948 - October 19, 2021
Jack Howell, 73, of Cullen, passed away peacefully at his home on October 19. He is the son of the late Moss and Arline Howell. Jack was married to the love of his life Peggy Ann Howell for 52 years. Together they raised three daughters, Debbie Howell Lewis, of Amelia, Pam Howell Patterson, of Church Road, and the late Jackie Howell Martin.
Proceeding him in death are his sister, Elva Howell Thompson, and brother, William Dove Howell. He is survived by his wife, daughters, sister, Geraldine Howell Aho, of Farmville, brother, Pete Howell, of Greensboro, five grandchildren, Mary Beth Trent, Daniel Trent, Nick Watts, Jarrett Martin,Alexis Mctyre and three great grandchildren, Jaslynn Turner, Jackson Trent, and Madison Trent. Jack also had many nieces and nephews that he loved dearly.
Jack spent his life on the road seeing the sunrises and sunsets of the country. His lifelong profession as an over the road truck driver brought him happiness and many fond memories. Along with truck driving, his passions included hunting with his bird dogs and driving his race cars. His pride and joy was his 1964 Dodge Polera which he spent many hours building and racing.
The graveside funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Friday October 22,2021 at Madisonville Presbyterian Church cemetery in Madisonville, VA
In lieu of flowers, Jack requested that donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.