Mrs. Gladys "Irene" Lilley Howard | Eastern North Carolina Now

    Mrs. Gladys "Irene" Lilley Howard, age 84, a resident of 550 Oak Ridge Lane, Belhaven, NC died Saturday October 20, 2012 at River Trace Nursing Center of Washington, NC.

    A graveside funeral service will be held 11 AM Monday October 22, 2012 at the Oscar Lilley Cemetery of Pinetown officiated by Pastor J. N. Baggett and Pastor Greg Bell. Pallbearers will be Zack Howard, Larry Hudson, Carter Hudson, John Nick Foreman, Austin Foreman and Mitchell Morgan. Honorary pallbearers will be Tulsa Hudson, Frankie Kelley and Danny Lilley.

    Mrs. Irene was born in Beaufort County on July 8, 1928 daughter of the late Elijah Lilley and the late Elizabeth Harris Lilley. She married William Thomas "Bill" Howard, Sr. on April 15, 1943 who preceded her in death on August 29, 1997. She was a homemaker and a member of Pinetown Missionary Baptist Church.

    Mrs. Irene is survived by two daughters: Helen Kelley of Belhaven and Alma Carrow (Ronald) of Pinetown; two sons: Billy Howard (Patsy) of Goldsboro and Johnny Howard (Dinah) of Pantego; a brother: Grover Lilley of Knots Island, NC; two sisters: Helen Lilley of Chesapeake, VA and Ella Dail of Washington; twelve grandchildren and twenty six great grandchildren. Mrs. Irene is predeceased by a sister: Lula Brown and three half-brothers: Henry Lilley Johnny Lilley and Edgar Lilley.

    The family will receive friends 6 PM to 8 PM Sunday October 21, 2012 at Paul Funeral Home & Crematory of Washington.

    Flowers are welcome and appreciated or the family kindly requests that any memorial contributions be made to the charity of ones choice.

    Mrs. Irene's video tribute may be viewed and condolences may be offered by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com.

    Paul Funeral Home & Crematory of Washington is honored to serve the Howard family.
Go Back


Leave a Guest Comment

Your Name or Alias
Your Email Address ( your email address will not be published)
Enter Your Comment ( no code or urls allowed, text only please )




Mrs. Mary Magdelene Green Harris Obituaries, Memorial Thomas H. Blount


HbAD0

Latest Memorial

Tilmon Melton Guthrie, Sr., age 79, a resident of Belhaven died on Tuesday February 20, 2024.
Ms. Mattie Cleary Ratcliffe, age 86, a resident of Belhaven, NC died Tuesday February 20, 2024, at ECU Health Beaufort Hospital in Washington.
Mrs. Betty Lou Edwards Waters, age 84, a resident of Belhaven, NC died Tuesday February 20, 2024, at her home.
Joyce Tuten Milligan, a cherished resident of Washington, NC, passed away on Sunday, February 18, 2024, at the age of 88, surrounded by the love of her family, at the ECU Health Medical Center in Greenville.
Mrs. Edith Faye Sawyer Gibbs, age 81, a resident of Washington, NC died Monday February 19, 2024, at her home.
Joan White Youmans Crepps, 91, of Washington, North Carolina passed peacefully on February 10, 2024.
Mrs. June Alice Piland Kilby, age 73, a resident of Bath, NC died Friday February 16, 2024 at ECU Health Beaufort in Washington.
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Redditt Rose, age 86, a resident of Chocowinity, NC died Thursday February 1, 2024, at her home.
John Lee Thiel, 78, of Washington, NC, and a distinguished U.S. Air Force veteran, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2024. In accordance with his wishes, there will be no formal service.

HbAD1

On February 10, 2024, heaven gained another angel. Zach passed away peacefully at the Hospice House in Greenville, NC. Zach was diagnosed, on December 22,2022, with Ewing Sarcoma Bone Cancer.
Robert Hathaway Rhodes (Bobby), aged 89, a life-long resident of Washington, N.C., passed peacefully surrounded by family on Wednesday, February 7, 2024.
Lula was called home, February 7, 2024, at the age of 79. She was a resident of Washington, NC.
Mrs. Betty Pillow Crompton, age 93, a resident of Washington, NC passed away Monday February 5, 2024 at her home surrounded by her family.
Richard A. Williams, a resident of Vanceboro, died Sunday, February 4, 2024, at Grantsbrook Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Grantsboro NC.
Miriam Jean Andrews Newman, age 86, a resident of Aurora died Sunday February 4, 2024 at ECU Health Beaufort Hospital.
Charles Andrew “Andy” Tingen passed away February 2nd, 2024, peacefully at his home in Washington, North Carolina.
Judith Carolyn Mayo Bryant, age 76, a resident of Chocowinity, NC died Thursday February 1, 2024 at River Trace Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Cynthia Ruth Waddell (better known as Ruth Gray Haddock), 75, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 30, 2024.

HbAD2

Mr. David Allen Miller, Sr., age 60, a resident of Washington, NC died Monday January 29, 2024, at his home.
James “Jimmy” Woolard went home to be with his Savior and Lord Jesus Christ on January 27th, 2024.
Claud James Taylor, age 82 of Sparta, NC passed away Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at The Landings of Chestnut Grove.
Socorro Muro Montes, de 82 años, residente de Pantego, NC, falleció el domingo 21 de enero de 2024, en el Hospital Beaufort de ECU Health.
Mrs. Marie “Grams” Corey Cox, age 91, a resident of Washington, NC died Friday, January 26, 2024, at home surrounded by her family.
Arlene Boyd Morin, age 76, a resident of Sunset Beach, NC died January 24, 2024, at her home.
Tillie Carolyn Wallace Moore, age 95, a resident of the Clarks Neck community passed away at her home Tuesday January 23, 2024.
Mr. Leland Phelps Cutler, age 87, a resident of Washington, NC died Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at his home.
Don Geary Winstead a resident of Washington, died Monday, January 22, 2024, at Prodigy Transitional Rehab in Tarboro.

HbAD3

 
Back to Top