April 9, 1924 - March 27, 2021
Florence E. Heath Howard, 96, of Danville, VA went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 27, 2021. Mrs. Howard was born in East Bridgewater, MA on April 9, 1924, daughter of the later Chester A. Heath and Jenny Combs Heath. Florence was the mother of Jeanette Boynton of Delray Beach, FL, William Howard (Nancy) of Oshkosh, WI and Alan Howard (Ruby) of Danville, VA. She was predeceased by her parents, brothers, Clinton, Walter, Donald and Everett Heath and sister, Edna Heath Dame. Florence was married for 54 years to Robert O. Howard of Massachusetts, who died in November of 1995. Florence worked as a real estate agent for a number of years and was a member of Swift Creek Baptist Church in Midlothian, VA at the time of her death. In addition to her children Florence is survived by twelve grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at the Tabernacle with the Rev. Dr. Danny Campbell officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Memorial donations can be made to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in memory of Mrs. Howard at https://billygraham.org/checkout/give-honor-memorial.php Wrenn-Yeatts Westover Chapel is respectfully serving the Howard family. A graveside service will then be held the following week on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at Beaver Cemetery in East Bridgewater, MA with Pastor Luke Proctor officiating. Interment will follow in the cemetery. Prophett-Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home is respectfully serving the Howard family with arrangements in MA.
Florence E. Heath Howard, 96, of Danville, VA went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 27, 2021. Mrs. Howard was born in East Bridgewater, MA on April 9, 1924, daughter of the later Chester A. Heath and Jenny Combs Heath. Florence... View Obituary & Service Information
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