Manson E. Howard Jr.


Manson E. Howard Jr., 71, died Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, in Brown County. He was a resident of Brown County.

Survivors include five children, David (Samantha) Howard of Trafalgar, Dottie (Randy) McCray of Shelbyville, and Viola (Brian) Sheckles, Dean (Ella) Howard and DeWayne (Holly) Howard, all of Prince’s Lakes; 19 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and siblings Alfred Howard, Mae Price and Liz Ledford, all of Tennessee.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Diana F. (Sizemore) Howard.

Mac Smith will conduct a funeral service at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St., Morgantown. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Brown County Memorial Park in Nashville, with military rites presented by the Brown County Honor Guard.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Brown County Parks & Recreation Department, PO Box 299, Nashville, IN 47448.