John Clark Howell
Mr. John Clark Howell, 73, of Boone, passed away Friday morning at his home.
Born April 12, 1940, in Boone, he was a son of the late John Tatum and Irene McDade Howell. Clark was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church of Boone. He was retired from ASU food services where he was employed for over 27 years.
He is survived by his brother, Gene Howell and wife, Beulah, of Boone. He is also survived by a niece, Patricia Watham of Hampton, Va.; a nephew, Bryan Howell and wife, Janelle, of Greensboro; a niece Vickie Smith and husband, Chris, of Durham; and a niece, Laura Pekarek and husband, Mike, of Apex. He is also survived by a number of cousins and great nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for John Clark Howell were conducted 2 p.m. Monday, June 17, 2013, at First Baptist Church, officiated by the Rev. Roy Dobyns. Burial followed at Mount Lawn Memorial Park and Gardens. The family received friends Monday afternoon prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to First Baptist Church, "Rise Up" Fund, 375 W. King Street, Boone, NC 28607.
On line condolences may be shared with the Howell family at http://www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Howell family.