Fay Howell, age 99, of Waxahachie, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019, in Waxahachie. She was born April 20, 1920, in Frankston, Texas, to Henry Howard and Theo Docia (Jones) Willoughby. She graduated from Red Oak High School in 1939. Fay was a member of the Farley Street Baptist Church, and she also attended the Stagecoach Cowboy Church with her son. She loved quilting blankets for her grandchildren. Fay was a loving mother and grandmother who will be greatly missed.
Survivors include her children, Howard Howell and wife Judy of Apple Valley, Minnesota, Melvin Howell and wife Ruth of Waxahachie, Elaine Howell of Irving and Roy Howell, Jr. and wife Wanda of San Antonio; 16 grandchildren, Mary, Walter, Margaret, Steven, Maureen, Susan, Larry, Bobby, Sherry. Leanne, Katherine, Michael, Carri, Lisa, Jennifer and Tiffany; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Fay was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Howell, Sr.
Visitation for family and friends will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, November 8, 2019, in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, November 9, 2019, in the chapel of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home. Interment will follow at the Ferris Memorial Park North.
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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main St., Waxahachie, Texas 75165. (972)937-2211.