Susan Rebecca Dragoo Howell age 89, passed away Friday, December 28, 2012, at her home in West Point.
Susan Rebecca Dragoo Howell was born September 5, 1923, in Muncie, Indiana, Delaware County, to the late Helen Madgaline Bader and Thomas Ephriam Dragoo. Susan Howell graduated from Yorktown Indiana High School. She came to Clay County in 1963, from Muncie, Indiana. Mrs. Howell was a Private Secretary and Bookkeeper for John H. Bryan for Homes. She was a member of the Baptist faith.
Funeral services are today, Sunday, December 30, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Calvert Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Palo Alto Cemetery. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include her two daughters, Cassie Howell Sistrunk, Cara Lee Howell Brasfield (Larry); and one son, Randal
Zane Howell (Patsy) all of West Point, seven grandchildren, Ronald Shane Howell, Monte Lee Crosswhite, Susan Lynn Ware, Randee Helen McVey, Larry Lee Brasfield, Ryan Shawn Howell and Shannon Marie Brasfield, twelve great- grandchildren. and one great-great granddaughter. one sister, Shirley Sheward of West Point, three brothers, Sandy Dragoo of Muncie, Indiana, Joe Dragoo (Marion) of Booneville, and Steve Dragoo of West Point.
Pallbearers are her grandsons and great-grandsons, Hunter Howell, Justin McVey, Larry Lee Brasfield, Ronald Howell,
Ryan Shawn Howell, and Monte Crosswhite.
Honorary pallbearers are Dr. Andrew Wartak, and the Sanctuary Hospice.
Memorials may be made to Palo Alto Cemetery Fund, c/o Jack Elliott, 9010 Hwy 47, West Point, MS 39773.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com