Evelyn leaves this earth to join the love of her life, Jack Britain Howard. She is preceded in death by her parents, Henry (Gillis) and Ethel Elizabeth Oaks Ayers, her sisters, Joanna Housman, Georgia (Arthur) Dodd, Ruby (John) Warren, Mattie Ellen (Paul) Hayes and Bonnie (Walter) Shaw.
She leaves her loving children to mourn her passing and celebrate her life, Roma Prindle – Morehead, Sarah Jane Howard – Mansfield, OH, J. Clay Howard – Corbin, Mary Brit (Grover) Milwee – Watts Creek and Elizabeth Oaks (Howard) Powell – Cumberland. She has one grandson, Andrew Britain Milwee – Watts Creek and one step-grandson, R. Matthew Powell – Corbin. She leaves various nieces and nephews to mourn her passing and her current and past caregivers, Jessica Allen Thomas and Tina Bush. She also leaves behind her faithful canine companion, her Brittany, Katie Scarlett O’Howard.
Services for Mrs. Howard will be conducted at the First Presbyterian Church, on Sunday, January 20. Visitation is scheduled from 5:00 – 7:00 with the funeral immediately following with Rev. Kyle Burnett officiating. Burial will be at Resthaven Cemetery Chapel on Monday, January 21 at 11:00.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Pine Mountain Settlement School, First Presbyterian Church and Hospice of the Bluegrass.
Rich Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.