Emma Lucille Howell, 85, of Nancy, passed away Thursday, March 9, 2023, at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
She was born April 8, 1937 in Brookeville, Indiana; daughter of the late Wilford & Ada Mae (Smith) Shafer. She was a homemaker and wife of Carthel Howell.
She is survived by her husband; a son, Wade Howell of Nancy; step-son, Tony Howell of Colorado; two daughters, Bertha Morris of Rushville, Indiana and Joyce Smith of Indiana; four sisters, Wilma Jean Blesseringer of Munice, Indiana, Marjorie Emly of Hope, Indiana, and Janet Christmas & Teresa Poindexter, both of Milroy, Indiana; eight grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Greg & Eric Howell; and a sister, Maxine Welks.
A funeral service will be held 1:00 PM Monday, March 13, 2023, at the Chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Troy Roberts officiating.
Burial will be in the Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 11:00 AM Monday, March 13, 2023, at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com