Joann Rosie “Mama” (Stanley) Howell, 49, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013. She was a resident of Franklin.
Survivors include her husband, Ronald L. “Rocky” Howell of Franklin; two children, Monalisa Harless of Whiteland and Ronald Rocky Howell Jr. of Franklin; a sister, Bertie Thacker of Shelbyville; a brother, John Stanley of Greenwood; and two grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John W. and Katy M. (Mullins) Stanley.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 U.S. 31 North. Visitation will be from noon until service time Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Youngs Creek Cemetery near Franklin.
Information: 535-6880, www.jessenfuneralhome.com