Dateline: June 28, 2007
Frank Howell, Jr., 87, died Friday, June 22, 2007, in Claude.
Graveside services and burial were
held at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, June 25, 2007, at Llano Cemetery in Amarillo
with Bright Newhouse, Church of Christ Minister from Clarendon,
officiating. Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral
Directors of Clarendon.
Dr. Howell was born in Sherman to
James Frank Howell, Sr. and Mamie Gunn Howell. He married Dikki Poe on
February 4, 1950, in Ft. Worth. He served his country in World War II and
the Korean War with the Army and the Air Force. He received his Doctorate
of Dental Science from the University of Pennsylvania. He was a dentist
for many years in Amarillo and Clarendon. He was Catholic.
Dr. Howell was preceded in death
by his parents; one son, Zachary John Howell on December 18, 1973.
Survivors include his wife, Dikki
Howell of Clarendon; four sons, James Howell and wife Leanne of Midland,
Tim Howell and wife Teresa of Amarillo, Joe Howell and wife Rhonda of
Clarendon, and Pete Howell and wife Vonna of Amarillo; a daughter, Tessie
Robinson and husband Jim of Clarendon; eight grandchildren; two
The family requests that memorials
be to Palo Duro Nursing Home, PO Box 786, Claude, Texas 79019.
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