I am sure my grandmother is very pleased with the dignity and care given for her final goodbye. The celebration was uplifting and flawless and my family and I will be forever grateful.
November 16, 1947 — January 3, 2018
Rita Lane Howard, 70, of Mt. Washington, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Jewish Medical Center South. She was preceded in death by a son, Charles W. Howard; and her parents, Charles and Ocia Mary Devore. Rita is survived by her husband, Henry Howard; two sons, Henry Jr. and Bo Howard; one daughter, Jodie Barrera; a sister, Carol Fisher; along with four grandchildren, Javier, Henry, Hector, and Ale. Funeral services will be 12 p.m. Friday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Mt. Washington Cemetery. Friends may visit from 10 a.m. until time of service on Friday.