Lillian  Howell
Mrs. Lillian Howell, 90 of Adel passed away Friday, June 28, 2019 at Cook Senior Living Center. Mrs. Howell was born July 23, 1928 to the late Porter & Emma Moncrief Giddens. She worked as a secretary with a Real Estate Company before she retired and was a member of Westside Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughters, Patricia (Rev. Wayne) Smith of Moultrie, and Glynda Hemby of Adel; grandchildren, Marty Howell, Jared Howell, Celena Wingate, Anita Spradley, Joy Nix, and Eric Hemby; great grandchildren, Karston Spradley, Kaleb Spradley, Kinsley Spradley, Wade Howell, Seth Howell, Hayes Hemby, Macon Hemby, Cayla Nix and Cole Nix; brothers, Tim E. (Bobbie) Giddens of Camilla, L. B. Giddens of Adel, Ron (Elaine) Giddens of Clermont, Fl; and one sister, Loudell (Larry) Greene of Springhill, Fl. Mrs. Howell was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Howell; son, Don Howell; and one brother, Rogel Giddens.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 30, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at Purvis Funeral Home with Rev. Wayne Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Sylvester Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends one hour prior to the service at Purvis Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at Purvis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published on June 29, 2019


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