Funeral services for Randal Lee Howell, age 70 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Wednesday at 10 AM at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Powell and Bro. Burt Baker officiating. Burial will follow in Prosperity Cemetery. Mr. Howell passed away Saturday in Huntsville Hospital.
He was a native of Lincoln County and the son of the late Thomas Marion and Ruby Flynt Howell. Mr. Howell was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, retired from NASA in Huntsville and was a member of The Father’s House of Faith.
Survivors include his wife Martha Swinford Howell of Fayetteville, son Thomas Lee (Teresa) Howell of Fayetteville, daughter Glenda (Richard) Wright of Fayetteville, grandchildren Randal (Ashley) Howell, Kristi (David) Sliger and Lauren Wright, great-grandchildren Abigail Howell and Coleman Brown, brothers Barry Lynn Howell and Kirk Howell, sister Sue Howell, step-children
Sonya Walden and Tonya May, step-grandchildren Winter and Summer Walden, Andrew and Charles Brown and Alyssa May and five step-great-grandchildren. Mr. Howell was preceded in death by two sisters Joan Howell, Barbara Jean Ferguson and brother Lannie Ray Howell.
Visitation with the family will be Tuesday evening 5-8 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.