J. W. Tootie Howsen
Funeral Date: 5/23/2019

J.W. “Tootie” Howsen age 83, of Warren, AR died Monday, May 20th at the Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR. He was a son of the late Buster Howsen and Bertha Hines Howsen. He was a retired military veteran, serving 22 years in the Airforce, he severed in the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War finishing his long career as a Master Sargent. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, worked for the Warren Police Department, was director of security for Potlatch Southern Division and loved to play the steel guitar. He was preceded in death by a sister Dorothy Jenkins. Survivors include his wife Betty Lasiter Howsen, whom he married October 19, 1957. A son Kenny Howsen and spouse April, Shreveport, LA, a daughter Sandi Howsen Farr and spouse Lee, Maumelle, AR. A brother Larry Howsen, Warren, AR and 4 grandchildren, Tyler Howsen, Whitney Cassidey (Chris), Brady Farr and Zach Farr. One great grandchild Charlie Cassidy. Graveside service was 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 23rd at Oakland Cemetery with Military Honors. Rev. Wayman Mann officiated and arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Memorials are preferred Bradley County Veterans Museum, 210 North Main Street, Warren AR 71671.



Name: James Wright
Message: Prayers of peace and comfort for each of the family during this most difficult time.

Name: Tom Ed Wright
Message: May the God of all peace givw you preace and comfort.

Name: Tammy Hensley

Name: Melody Caffey
Message: Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of Mr. Farr and may God provide comfort and peace to all the family.

Name: charles lasiter

Name: Gary and Rhonda Simmons
Message: Howsen family, We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Howsen. He was such a kind person. May God comfort you all during the days ahead. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Ava Cantrell
Message: Sorry for your loss

Name: Georganna Barnett
Message: Sandi and family- so sorry for the loss of dad,Mr. Howsen. You and your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Waylan Moseley
Message: Howsen Family My thoughts & prayers are with you on the the loss of your loved one, Tootie and I were long time friends and WHS band members in high school

Name: Willie and Charlotte Laster
Message: So sorry for your loss! Our prayers are with you!

Name: Patrick & Kay Carraway
Message: Jesus had a welcome home sign out for Tootie.

Name: Delton Crowder
Message: So sorry for your loss. Prayers for family