Charles Edwin Howard Sr.
Charles Edwin Howard, Sr. age 81 of Oregonia, Ohio, formerly of Magoffin County, Kentucky passed away Friday, February 23, 2018 at the Drake Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was born April 29, 1936 in Salyersville, Kentucky to the late W.C. and Florie Howard. He was the husband of Betty Mann Howard, who survives.
In addition to his wife, those left to mourn his passing include one daughter, Deidre Sue (Michael) Dyer of Oregonia, Ohio, six brothers, Joe Howard, Roy Howard, Stevie Howard, and Willie Howard all of Salyersville, Kentucky, and Eugene Howard and Vance Howard both of Mount Sterling, Kentucky, one sister, Rebecca Russell of Salyersville, Kentucky, two grandchildren, Jordan Michael Edwin Dyer, and Jessica Dianna Jo Canby, and two great grandchildren, Elijah Michael Howard Dyer, and Isabella Channel Jo Canby.
Charles was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of the Baptist faith.
Along with his parents, Charles is preceded in death by one son, Charles Edwin "Eddie" Howard Jr., and one sister, Ella Lee Howard.
Funeral services were conducted at 11 am Monday, February 26, 2018 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Ricky Howard and Chris Howard officiating. Burial followed in the Risner Cemetery at Coon Creek, Kentucky.
Military rites were given by the Salyersville D.A.V. Chapter 15 the day of services.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.