Mr. Steve Howell of South Carthage died early Friday morning September 27, 2019 at his River Road home of apparent heart failure. He was 60 years of age. Mr. Howell was pronounced deceased at 6:54 a.m. at the Riverview Regional Medical Center E.R. in Carthage.
Funeral services from the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home were conducted at 1 p.m. Monday afternoon September 30th with longtime a family friend, Pastor Ricky Parker officiating.
Burial followed in the Cedar Grove Cemetery in Lebanon.
Born Stephen Charles Howell in Clarksville in Montgomery County, Tennessee, he was one of four children and the only son of the late Charles Wendell Howell who died on October 27, 2001 at the age of 63 and Brenda Joyce Wallace Howell who died on September 20, 2013 at the age of 71.
Mr. Howell was a 1977 graduate of Stewart County High School in Dover and received his Associates degree in mechanics from the Nashville Auto Diesel College.
Mr. Howell was united in marriage in Lebanon on May 03, 2016 to Old Hickory native, the former Virginia Hope Walpole. The wedding ceremony was performed by Jim Majors.
He retired in June of 2018 as a tier manager for the Lebanon Wal-Mart Super Center with total employment service of thirty three years.
Mr. Howell was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving in addition to his wife is a daughter, Sonia Caldwell and husband Joey of the Flatrock Community, son, John Jason Dyer of Lebanon; grandson, Eric Henry; three sisters, Kim Trinkle of Dover, Mel Ramos, Wendy Cruz and husband Orson all of Lebanon.