Memorial services for Callie Howk, age 66 of Mount Vernon, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010 at the Grace Baptist Church of Mount Vernon with Pastor Tom Campbell officiating.
Mrs. Howk was born Dec. 9, 1943 in Fordyce, Ark. She moved to Mount Vernon in the winter of 1962. She worked at Carlton Manufacturing from May 29, 1990 to Jan. 1, 2010.
She died Thursday, Oct. 21. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lyle Wayne Howk, her parents, and nine brothers and sisters.
She is survived by four children, Robbie and Tim DeHass of Okeechobee, Fla., Gene and Sherry Keener of Mount Vernon, Sherry and David Marlow of Naples, and Denise and Patrick Kennedy of Haslet, Tex.; 11 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and five brothers and sisters.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Grace Baptist Church, P.O. Box 876, Mount Vernon, Tex., 75457, for the purchase of Beams Bibles for missionaries to distribute.