Penny Lisa Howard
Funeral Date: 9/26/2019

Obituary:
Penny Lisa Howard age 58, of New Edinburg, AR died Tuesday, September 17th, 2019 as a result of a horrible vehicle accident in Pine Bluff, AR. She was born October 2nd, 1960 in Warren, AR a daughter of the late Paul Whitten and Billie Jo Hoyle Whitten. Penny was a waitress at Molly’s Diner for over 25 years, she truly loved the outdoors, hunting and fishing with her husband and best friend. Penny was a loving and feisty mother to her family, which she loved very much. She was a 1979 graduate of the Warren Public Schools, and a member of Emmaus Baptist Church. Penny is survived by her husband, Danny Ray Howard, whom she married September 8th, 1979. A son Tony Howard and spouse Marcie, New Edinburg, AR and a daughter Whitney Howard, New Edinburg, AR. Sisters Paula Kinnard, El Dorado, AR and Paige McMillan and spouse Eddie, New Edinburg, AR. 6 grandchildren Brock Southerland, Brody Howard, Trent Southerland, Kase Gober, Maeleigh Norton and Kolbie Johnson. Also surviving is a host of nieces, nephews, family and good friends. Funeral services were 2:00PM Thursday, September 26th at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Glenn Alston officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Prosperity Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Cole Reppond, Michael Milton, Corey Atkins, Danny Joe Young, Cody Curry, Jerry Curry, Jerry Lynn Curry and Marcus Hays. Honorary pallbearers were Brent Higgins, Ronnie Higgins, Sonny Bethea, Ronnie Bethea, Bob Milton, Todd Young, Dennis Young, Eddie McMillan, Robert Johnson, Kley McKinney, Randy Tillery, Jeff Childress, Perry Taylor, Bro. Tim Williams, Dr. Kerry Pennington and Macedonia Deer Camp.

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Name: Kevin & Andrew Doggett
Message: Mrs. Penny will be missed. She was sweetest person. Praying for her family.

Name: Gwen & Jimmy Sledge
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you, she was a great person and I know you will miss her.

Name: James & Tanya Gardner
Message: Words can not express how sorry we are about Penny. Sure will miss her. Thoughts and Prayers to each of you.

Name: Sherry & Steve Rand
Message: I can not tell this family how very sorry we are for your loss. Penny was a good friend to both Steve & I. She will be missed by so many. Love thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: David and Charlotte Harper
Message: Prayers.

Name: Gerald Baker
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Name: Donald & Darlene Savage
Message: Prayers

Name: Becky and Buddy Rauls
Message: Danny Ray and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Penny will be missed by all.

Name: Eddie & Vicki Groves
Message: Love and prayers, Penny was a friend to all, she will be missed.

Name: Danny and Brenda Adair
Message: Prayers for your family. Sorry for your loss.

Name: Linda McDaniel
Message: So sorry about your loss she was a great Lady in all capacities of life she will be greatly missed Prayers for All the Family LMC

Name: Darrell Jr. and Dana Harvey
Message: Whitney and family, you are in our thoughts and prayers during your time of sorrow. We have many fond memories of times spent at ballfields with Penny all over the state and fellowship during our travels.

Name: Norman and Sandra Word
Message: Danny Ray and family: Penny was such a loving, kind and sweet person! Always had a smile, and an infectious laugh! She will truly be missed by all who were blessed to know her! You all are in our prayers!

Name: Shirley Morris
Message: Love and prayers to each of you. Know yjay you aren’t alone. God is with you each step of the way. May you find his grace sufficient for you every need during your time of sorrow. Love you all

Name: Linda Pennington-Jones
Message: Sending prayers for peace and comfort during this sad time.Penny was a sweet lady and will be missed by all who knew her

Name: Joe & Shirley Simmons
Message: Danny Ray, Whitney, Tony & Family. So sorry to hear about Penny. Our thoughts and prayers are with each one of you during this time.

Name: Tamara Taylor Waits
Message: Tony, sorry to hear about your mom. She was a great person. Praying for you and your family.

Name: Philip Parnell
Message: Sending prayers to all of Penny’s family.

Name: Joe & Vicky Curry
Message: Penny will be missed, camping at merrisach just wont be the same, many prayers for you Danny Ray and family.

Name: Kenneth Ferrell
Message: So sorry for your loss. we will keep you in our prayers.

Name: Terrie Cotham-Springer
Message: Penny was a wonderful, caring person. I loved coming into Molly’s and seeing her when I would come home to visit. My heart breaks for the family and you are all in my prayers

Name: Bob Parker
Message: Danny & family,I am very sorry for your loss of wife & mother. You will be in my prayers.

Name: Mark and Donna Raney
Message: Danny Ray and family, we were so sorry to hear about Penny. She was such a sweet person!! You all are in our thoughts and prayers. Mark, Donna, and family

Name: Robert & Rebecca Chambers
Message: You are in our thoughts & prayers. May God give you comfort during this difficult time & and in the days to come. We love you all.

Name: Robert & Laverne Laster
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Name: Rebecca Perkins
Message: Penny will be missed. Loved her dearly she was a great friend

Name: Haley Taylor
Message: Love and Prayers!

Name: John & Sandy Gavin
Message: Words cannot express our sorrow. Our families were friends from way back before we were born and I will miss talking about old times and the Razorbacks with our dear friend Penny. Praying for you all.

Name: Tammy Anders-Benbrook
Message: Prayers for all of you during this difficult time.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: Prayers for healing hearts.

Name: Liz Martin
Message: I was shocked and saddened to hear of your loss. I have many fond remembrances of Penny as a child when I spent my summers with Cat & Junior Pirtle. As an adult: wife, mother & grandmother Penny impressed me with how well she cared of her family. I send my condolences to the whole family.

Name: Lisa York Johnson
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with each of you. Penny was a wonderful fun loving person and she will be missed by all that knew her. Love Lisa

Name: Jackie Johnson
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Name: Marie Taylor Robinson and Raymond Quimby
Message: Praying for all now and for the days ahead.

Name: Jackie Harton
Message: So sorry for your loss prayers for the family she was one of a kind.

Name: Ronnie & Sherry Spurlock
Message: We are so saddened to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all

Name: Freda Green
Message: Prayers for all

Name: Doyle Wayne & Sheila Smith
Message: Danny Ray & Family, We are so sorry for your loss. We know you will be lost without her. You are in our thoughts & prayers.

Name: Alice & Sonny Hill
Message: Prayers for you all. Penny was very special and loved by so many.

Name: Kenny & Tammy Hensley
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Name: Denise Jones Wright Smith
Message: Thots and Prayers 4 you all during this difficult time, and beyond.

Name: Bro. Tim, Melanie Williams
Message: Mrs. Penny will be missed.She was always kind, loving to everyone.We continue to pray for you all.Love you all.

Name: Kim Burkhart
Message: Prayers to the family! She will be missed!

Name: Diane Howard-Langford
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. She will be so missed. Prayers for the family and all of you are in my thoughts every day.

Name: Lisa Angle
Message: Penny was such a true joy to be around, Molly will never be the same. She truly will be missed by MANY; praying for all of her family....

Name: Teresa Thornton
Message: My precious Lady, my heart aches for your loved ones but I know you are rejoicing with Our Heavenly Father. You will be missed by many but my friend we will see each other again.My thoughts and prayers to this family

Name: June Doggett West
Message: My heart breaks for the loss of Penny. She was a very special person and we all loved her. She will be greatly missed.

Name: Charlotte & Jerry Day
Message: Penny was a special lady.

Name: Mark Emmerling
Message: Sending sincere condolences.

Name: Linda Thornton
Message: My thought and prayers are with you all. Penny was a wonderful lady. I know she has her beautiful angel wings. God bless you all.

Name: Rusty and Mary McDougald
Message: Penny was an awesome loving gal. So many will miss her. May God bless you all.

Name: Cherry Cook
Message: So very sorry. Penny was a doll!

Name: Carolyn Odom
Message: We are going to miss her

Name: Cavin & Bachy
Message: So sorry. Will miss her.

Name: WELCH NISSAN BODYSHOP
Message: Keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. -Joe Mitchell, Garryck Reep, Steve Wilson and Mike Davis

Name: Rhonda and Gary Simmons
Message: Howard family, We are so sorry for your loss. She was a loving and kind person. You are in our thoughts and prayers

Name: Jared and Tammie Hughey
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Paige Stell
Message: You are all in my thoughts and prayers during the days ahead.

Name: Ricky & Lorrie Davis
Message: We were so sorry to hear of the loss of Penny. Prayers and comfort for the family

Name: Cathy Balentine
Message: Danny and family: I can not express how sorry I am that you are having to deal with this. Our parents visited each other frequently when we were growing up and have remained friends over the years. Penny was such a sweet and accommodating person. Such a joy to know and such a wonderful friend.

Name: Linda Hamilton
Message: I am so sorry of the loss of Penny she was a very nice person may God Bless the Family and her love one as they lay there love to rest Amen

Name: Tim Parker
Message: Penny was such a nice, thoughtful lady. We attended high school together. I knew her for over 40 years.

Name: Brian and Mindy Erwin
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Eddie & Brenda Pope
Message: Danny Ray, Tony, Whitney and families, You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May God comfort and give you peace during this very difficult time. We love you all. We will continue to pray for each one you in the upcoming days, weeks and months ahead. May God Bless

Name: Matt and lisa Webb
Message: So sorry for your loss we will keep you in our prayers love yall

Name: Renious and Nancy Harton
Message: Danny Ray and family, our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Penny was one of a kind. She will be greatly missed.

Name: James Hamilton
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Name: Donald and Sandy Curry
Message: With all our love and prayers we are deeply sorry for your loss there are no words.... We love y’all.

Name: James and Ava Cantrell
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Name: Tim Atkins
Message: Danny, although I haven’t seen you in many years and had never met your wife, I was so sorry to hear of you and your family’s loss. I just want you to know you’ve all been in my thoughts and prayers..

Name: Amber White
Message: We will be praying for your family.

Name: Kevin and Laci Dalton
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Mrs Penny was such a sweet lady and will be missed.

Name: Harper and Amber White
Message: We are so sorry for your loss.

Name: Glenna Norman
Message: I am so sorry for your loss

Name: Vickey Reynolds
Message: I am so sorry for your loss

Name: Emily Sangster Lasiter
Message: Paula, Paige and Danny, smpathies to your family on the passing of Penny. She will always be in my heart. Words are never adequate in moments like these. I will say though, that my heart goes out to you, and I will always remember the joyous memories that I was privileged to have in knowing her.

Name: Tonya Sparks & Kolby Reep
Message: Praying for peace and comfort for Penny’s family and friends.

Name: LaGina Hayes
Message: You all have been in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Larry & Robbie Reaves
Message: Wonderful person. Always enjoyed talking with at Molly’s!