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Shirley Ann HowardPassing: June 1, 2023


Connerley Switch Cemetery

Private Graveside Service


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Connerley Switch Cemetery

MITCHELL – Shirley Ann Howard, 75, passed away Thursday, June 1, 2023, at Columbus Regional Health Hospital.

Born January 26, 1948, she was the daughter of Opal and Leafy Agnes (Burton) White.

Shirley worked at RCA and Kimball Electronics.  She loved flowers and gardening, and anything to do with the outdoors.

Surviving are her children, Michael Eugene (Amanda) Jones of Oolitic, Brian Allen (Missy) Jones of Mitchell, and Trisha Lachelle (Frankie) Howard-Kent of Williams; 16 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Her parents; daughter, Yvette Lynae Jones; siblings, Harold White, Robert White, James White, and Ruth Ann White, preceded her in death.

A private graveside service will be held in Connerley Switch Cemetery.

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7 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Dan Atchison | Canton, Ga
    Date: June 9, 2023
    Trish and family, I'm very sorry to hear of Shirley's passing. She was always very kind to me and she was loved by everyone who met her. I wish peace and comfort for all of you as you celebrate the life of such a wonderful woman. Dan
  2. Guest: Wendy rice | Mitchell Indiana
    Date: June 6, 2023
    My aunt my dad's sister
  3. Guest: Autumn Baughman | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: June 5, 2023
    I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family at this difficult time. I always enjoyed her flowers as I drove by. She brought joy to many through her love of gardening.
  4. Guest: Bobbetta Robertson | Mitchell
    Date: June 5, 2023
    My aunt my dad's sister.
  5. Guest: Terri Miller | Bedford indiana
    Date: June 4, 2023
    My deepest condolences to your family, Mike and Amanda. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love you both! Terri Miller!
  6. Guest: Seth Burris | Bedford
    Date: June 4, 2023
    So sorry for your loss, Mike.
  7. Guest: Dee, Tim, Nick, Ella and Max Wilson | BLOOMFIELD
    Date: June 3, 2023
    Trish, Frankie, Raziya and Family, We are so very sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom and Grandma. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. We Love you! Love, Dee, Tim, Nick, Ella and Max Wilson