Mary A. Howard, age 79, passed away on October 23, 2018. She was born to the late Herman and Dixie Howard Prater on March 7, 1939 in Knott County, KY. She was a homemaker who loved spending time with family. She loved her grandchildren and enjoyed seeing them. She also had a love for the ocean. She will be greatly missed by all of her loved ones.
She is survived by one daughter, Cathy Wireman of Owingsville; Three sisters, Ora Prater, Bonnie Humphrey and Shirley Sheets; Five grandchildren, Cody L.T. Wireman, Karissa L. Carpenter, Merical McGlone, Sarrah Nugent and Catelyn Anderson; Two great-grandchildren, Ally Wireman and Alexander Wireman
She is preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Dixie Prater, One daughter, Sandra A. Wireman; One brother, Ellis Prater; Three sisters, Bearice Prater Jones, Hermel Lee Roby, and Stella Prater.
Graveside Service will be held at the Howard and Allen Cemetery in Salyersville KY on Saturday October 27 at 2:00 p.m.
Reverend Gary Boyd will be officiating.
Richardson Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.