Cloateen “Tina” Howard
Cloateen “Tina” Howard, 89, of New Albany, passed away January 2, 2019.
Tina was born September 1, 1929 to Orville and Effie (Blair) Litteral.
She was active in her church throughout her life. She loved to sing in the choir, was a Sunday School Teacher, and involved in women’s ministries. Tina knew no strangers and always had a kind word to say to everyone. She was a great cook and loved to share her peanut butter fudge.
Tina was married to William Howard for 69 years.
She will be deeply missed by her husband; children Creed Lynn (Melinda) Howard, Kevin (Cindi) Howard; grandchildren Jeremy (Amber) Howard, Jennifer (Jerrel) Brubaker, Jason (Mandi) Howard, Chelsea (Everett) Compitello, Clay (Tiffany) Howard, Nathan Howard, Nick (Nikki) Howard; great-grandchildren Garrett and Brooklyn Howard, Grady, Laine, and Piper Brubaker, Braelyn, Braxton, and Bryce Howard; special friend Phyllis Salyers.
Tina was preceded in death by her parents; siblings Clyde, Christine, Chester, Carmel, Roeania, Elowayne, Orville Jr., James, Carvel.
Funeral services were held at 12pm at Newcomer NE Chapel 3047 E. Dublin Granville Rd., Columbus. Burial followed at Maplewood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Out Of Darkness “Anti-Trafficking” PO Box 54537 Atlanta, GA 30308. To share a condolence with the family, please visit