Madge Irene (Harris) Howard

September 18, 1938 ~ July 24, 2020 (age 81)


Courtesy Obituary 

Madge Irene Howard, age 81, of East Oak Ridge Street, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Friday, July 24, 2020 at her home. She was born on September 18, 1938 in Williamsburg, Kentucky to the late James and Pearl Mae (Muse) Harris. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Howard; two children, Larry Lee Howard and Rebecca Rae Howard; grandson, Jared Sturtevant; sisters, Pat Harris and Frankie Taylor; and brothers, Charles, Buster and Garfield Harris. Madge was a dedicated member of Highland Park Baptist Church. 

She is survived by five daughters, Marjorie Maynard (George) of Pilgrim, Kentucky, Sandy Moore (Denny) of Inez, Kentucky, Debbie Sweet (Larry) of Corbin, Kentucky, Donna Lawson (Walter) of Corbin, Kentucky and Loria Sturtevant (Edward) of Olive Hill, Kentucky; five sons, Michael Howard of Corbin, Kentucky, Jackie Howard (Mary) of Williamsburg, Kentucky, Thomas Howard of Center Hill, Florida, James Howard (Becky) of Corbin, Kentucky and Ruddie Howard of Williamsburg, Kentucky; 19 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren; two brothers, Larry Harris of Williamsburg, Kentucky and Dick Harris of Paris, Kentucky; sister, Winnie Hudson of Lafayette, Tennessee; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing. 

Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Croley Funeral Home. 

The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, July 27, 2020 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ryan Bailey and Rev. Doyle Lester officiating. Following the Service she will be laid to rest in the Carpenter Cemetery.



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July 26, 2020

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Croley Funeral Home
103 South 2nd Street
Williamsburg, KY 40769

Funeral Service
July 27, 2020

11:00 AM
Croley Funeral Home
103 South 2nd Street
Williamsburg, KY 40769

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