Thursday, November 15, 2007


Willis Brant Howerton, 61, of Seligman, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007.

He was born June 9, 1946, in Salinas Calif., to Fred Frank and Phoebe Louella (Duncan) Howerton .

He graduated from King City High School in California in 1965.

He worked at Daisy BB in Rogers, Ark., for 18 years then retired due to ill health in 1990.

Survivors include: his three daughters from his first marriage to Kathy J. (Williams) Howerton, Nita Gulliver, of Luton, England, Phebe Gann, of Seligman, and Kerry Howerton. From his recent second marriage to Betty Freeman, he has two stepsons, Earnest and Jerry and two stepdaughters, Teresa and Louise; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, mother and step-mother, Zettie, his brothers, Rocky, Alvin and Homer and his two sisters, Mae and Betty.

Funeral services were held Monday in Gobbler Church, Berryville, Ark., under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be in Gobbler Cemetery, Berryville. Services were conducted by Bishop Jerry Abram.

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