Irene Roberts Howell
By Sparta Live | April 29, 2002 12:00 am
Irene Roberts Howell, 82, of Sparta, passed away April 25, 2002, at Southern Hills Hospital in Nashville.
Howell was born April 16, 1920, in White County, to Virgel and Dissie Etta Smith Roberts.
She was a factory worker.
Howell was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Thelma Irene Jones; and one son, Charles Wendell Johnson.
Survivors include one daughter, Barbara Sorrell of Sparta; six grandchildren, Ruby Irene Vanetta, Charles Wendell Johnson, Richard Wendell Fuson and Michael Jones all of Sparta, Barbara Sue Palmer of Nashville and Renee Moore of McMinnville; 12 great grandchildren; and one sister, Vera Johnson of Sparta.
Services were held at 2 p.m., April 28, 2002, at Hunter Funeral Home with burial in Oaklawn Cemetery. Lonnie Buser officiated.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.