January 10, 1967 - June 13, 2022
You can show your support by sending flowers directly to the family by contacting Debbie's Flowers (870) 633-2225 or ROYAL DESIGN FLOWERS (870) 735-2000, or by visiting www.etsy.com/shop/ShopYABAS Lee Edward Howard was born January 10, 1967, to the union of Jesse and Mary Howard in Hughes, Arkansas. He departed this life on June 13, 2022, at his home in Peoria, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his mother—Mary Lee Howard; one brother— Jesse Howard, Jr.; a granddaughter—Malaiya Howard; and two brothers-in-law—Herbert Gates and Harold Walters both of Peoria, Illinois. He confessed Christ at an early age uniting with Church of the Living God in Dansby, Arkansas. Lee was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. He was a very compassionate and caring person. He graduated in 1986 from Lee Senior High School in Marianna, Arkansas, where he received his education. As the years passed, he started working for Echo Valley, Inc., as a butcher for many years. He enjoyed working on cars and fishing; but most of all, he enjoyed watching football and basketball. He leaves to cherish his memories his father—Jesse Howard, Sr.; of Haynes, Arkansas; his wife—Patricia Carter-Howard of Peoria, Illinois; children— Shianekia Blunt of Forrest City, Arkansas, Tressie (Phillip) Young, Lee Howard, Jr., and Latticia Carter all of Peoria, Illinois; seven brothers—Eddie, Louis, Jerry, and Morris (Kathy) Howard all of Peoria, Illinois, Leotis (Brenda) and Terry Howard both of Forrest City, Arkansas, and Leon (Fairnetta) Howard of Jonesboro, Arkansas; ten sisters—Rosie (Monroe) Pointer of Dansby, Arkansas, Debra (Herbert—deceased) Gates, Fannie (Harold-deceased) Walters of Peoria, Illinois, Jackie (Leon) Funches of Waynesville, Missouri, Lizzie (Lynden) Robinson, Elmira Howard both of Stone Mountain, Georgia, Lela Jenkins, Paula Howard both of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Marion Hill, and Shelia Howard both of Forrest City, Arkansas; four grandchildren—Anthony Bean, Keniya Todd, De’Airr Stuckey, and Kmar Lee; one goddaughter—Derrionna Hope; and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
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