Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Betty L. Howell, 89, of Mt. Vernon, MO. passed away Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in the Mt. Vernon Place Care in Mt. Vernon, MO.

            She was born to Ruben and Hazel Miller Lamar on January 30, 1929 in Oklahoma City, OK.  She was a homemaker.

            Survivors include one son, Warren Evans of Chesapeake, MO.; one daughter, Sherry Rector of Republic, MO.; one sister, Lou Anderson of Spring Hill, KS.; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren.

            She was preceded in death by her parents; husband from her first marriage, Warren Evans and her second husband, Edward Howell; one brother, Ben Lamar and one sister, Charlotte Sadler.

            Funeral services will be held Friday, September 28 at 2:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.  Burial will follow in Maple Park Cemetery.

‚Äč            Visitation will be held Thursday from 7-8 p.m. in the funeral home.