Billy Dean Howell, 82, Jasper

Billy Dean Howell, 82, of Jasper, passed September 28, 2021, at Cathedral Health Care Center in Jasper. 

He was born July 3, 1939, in Bloomfield, Indiana to Estel and Beulah Mae (Ashcraft) Howell.  

He was a 1957 Graduate of Shoals High School and retired from the IT Division of Crane.  He was a Veteran of the United States Army.  

He is survived by his children, Shawn (Rhonda) Howell, Paul (Christy) Howell, Kim (Terry) Kendall, Travis Howell, and Steve Norman; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; siblings, Dorcus (Dale) Abel, Judy Connerly, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded by his parents and one brother-in-law, Don Connerly. 

Services will be 12:00 p.m. Saturday, October 2, 2021, at the Queen-Lee Chapel in Shoals. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. 

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The Queen-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes has been entrusted with the arrangements.