Obituaries

Obituaries

Jackie C. Howard 1937 - 2005

Graveside services for Jackie C. Howard, 68, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Memorial Park Cemetery.Mr. Howard died Saturday, Dec. 3, 2005, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community in Lawrence.He was born Jan. 19, 1937, in Parsons, the son of Harold Howard and Ruby Hadl Howard.Mr. Howard graduated from Lawrence High School in 1955.He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1956 to 1959.Mr. Howard worked at Bud Jennings Carpet for 22 years.He married Jane Grems on July 29, 1959, in Tonganoxie. They later divorced.Survivors include his father, Harold, Lawrence; a son, Brad, Lawrence; a daughter, Abbe Flowers, Lawrence; four grandchildren; and a special friend, Kathy Shuck, Lawrence.The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care in Douglas County or the Douglas County Visiting Nurses Assn., sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.Online condolences may be sent to <a href="http://www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.