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Visitation

Searcy McEuen Funeral Home
Wednesday July 13th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Funeral Service

Searcy McEuen Funeral Home
Wednesday July 13th, 2022
2:00pm

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Opal Lee Howell

Opal Lee Howell, 90, of Searcy, Arkansas went to be with our Lord and Savior, on July 8th, 2022, at her home in Searcy. She was born March 27th, 1932, in Pangburn, Arkansas to the late Leona Cooper and Jerome Howell.

Opal was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She was hard-working, kind, and generous. She was both mother and father to all her girls. She loved going to yard sales, gardening, camping, and red roses, but most of all she loved her family. Opal was loved and respected by all who knew her and will be greatly missed.

 

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Barbara Baker of Heber Springs, Sharon Hollingshead of Pangburn, Shelia Summers of Searcy, Debbie Hill (Jim) of Searcy, and Donna McElyea (Jerry) of Pangburn, one sister, Clara Moore (James). Eighteen grandchildren, forty-nine great-grandchildren, and numerous great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Opal was preceded in death by two daughters, Gwendola McGrew and Brenda Houston, one grandson, Justin Baker, one great-grandson, Warren Parrott, four sisters, Sarah, Frances, Mary, and Rosie,  two sons-in-law, Randy Harris and Jerry Hollingshead.

Visitation will be held at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, July 13th at Searcy McEuen Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, July 13th in the Searcy McEuen Chapel with burial following at Henderson Cemetery in Pangburn.

 

All Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Searcy McEuen Funeral Home.

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Clois Edwards Jul 14 2022 5:11 PM

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MaryKay Jul 13 2022 6:32 PM

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Bobbie (Barger) Evans Jul 12 2022 12:57 PM

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Darliss and Cleve Jul 12 2022 8:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Opal Howell

Steve Barger Jul 11 2022 6:04 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Opal Howell

Dodie hodge Jul 11 2022 5:21 PM

Sharon, I worked with and your mom worked at Land of Frost too didn’t she? I’m sorry for your loss. I went through this almost 8 years ago. Nobody can ever fill Mama’s shoes. Prayers of Comfort to all of you.
Malinda Plummer

MalindaPlummer Jul 11 2022 3:31 PM

Opal was such a great lady, so sorry for your loss.

Debbi Roberson Canaday Jul 11 2022 3:27 PM

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