We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

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We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Charles Howard, Jr.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, November 2, 2011 for 74 year old Charles Howard, Jr. of Ellis Grove, IL who passed away Sunday, October 30, 2011 at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau, MO.

Charles was born December 8, 1936 in Luxora, AR, the son of Charles and Evelyn (Martin) Howard, Sr. He married Sandra Estell on June 12, 1964 in Imboden, AR and she survives of Ellis Grove, IL.

Also surviving are two children, William (Tracy) Howard of McDonough, GA and Catherine (Tim) Shride of Happy Valley, OR. Three sisters, Dixie Strack of Spanish Fort, AL, Carolyn Hudson of Luxora, AR and Virginia Phillips of Jonesboro, AR. Five grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.

Visitation will be from 6pm to 8pm Tuesday, November 1, 2011 and after 7:30am Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

Funeral service for Charles Howard, Jr. will be at 11am Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Mark Willig officiating.

Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, IL.

Memorials can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.