Ruthie Howard

Ruthie Mae Howard (Bowie)

Monday, August 12th, 1940 - Monday, January 28th, 2019
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A Celebration of Life for Mrs. Ruthie Mae Howard, 78, will be held Saturday, February 2, 2019, starting at 11:00 AM at Zion Hill Church located at 602 Hunter Street in Pineville with Pastor Joshua Dara officiating. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM until the start of the service. Interment will be at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Ball, Louisiana under the direction of Gallagher Funeral Home and Crematory.

Mrs. Howard was a loving mother, grandmother, and friend. She will be missed by those that loved and knew her.

Survivors include four children, Jan Thompson (Curles), Derrek Howard (Jovelle), Michael Howard, Cindy Howard, five grandchildren, one great grandchild, and a host of family and friends.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 9:00am - 11:00am
    Zion Hill Church Family
    602 Hunter Street
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    In Lieu of Flowers, Family request memorials be made in Mrs. Howard's memory to Zion Hill Baptist Church, 602 Hunter Street, Pineville, Louisiana 71360.
  • Service

    Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 | 11:00am
    Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 11:00am
    Zion Hill Church Family
    602 Hunter Street
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Reverend Joshua Joy Dara
  • Interment

    Forest Lawn Memorial Park
    4000 Monroe Hwy.
    BALL, LA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Lisa Sheppard-Davenport

Posted at 03:02pm
To the Howard Family -
My sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. May God's grace keep you and comfort you during this very difficult time.
Lisa Davenport (AT&T)

Lisa Agullard Jones

Posted at 07:03am
“2 Thessalonians 31:6,8 Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in every way.”
My deepest sympathy to your family in the loss of a great mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Lisa Agullard Jones

Johns Creek Toastmasters

Posted at 05:03am
Cindy, as you grieve know that we are remembering you and honoring the memory of "Ruthie Howard".
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