Howard Don Andrews
ROSEVILLE, CA - Howard Don Andrews, 77, of Roseville, Calif., and former longtime resident of Salinas, Calif., passed away August 9, 2010. He was born February 17, 1933 in Ozark, Alabama.
Howard served in the Alabama National Guard prior to enlisting in the United States Army. He served his county for over 33 years, retiring as a Command Sergeant Major. Howard also spent the majority of his Civil Service years serving in the National and United States Army Intelligence Community. Howard received many awards including Army Commendation Medal with 20 Gold Leaf Clusters, 9 Good Conduct Medals, a National Defense Service Medal with 10 Gold Leaf Clusters, and an Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal.
Howard also taught a Men’s Bible Study at Ft. Ord in the 1980’s. He was a very loving husband and father and was respected and loved by many.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Ruth Miller Andrews and his brother, John Phillip.
Howard is survived by his wife, Kumiko F. Andrews of Roseville, Calif.; son, Howard Philip Andrews, of Norfolk, Virginia; daughters, Ruth Pauline Andrews, of Salinas, Calif., Donna Anne Andrews Trevino, of Greenfield, Calif.; brothers, Robert Douglas Andrews, Frank Miller Andrews; sister, Jo Anne Andrews Sloan; grandsons, William Daniel Klein, Christopher James Klein, Nicholas Inguillo, Howard Aubrey Jebediah Andrew; granddaughter, Tashia Marie Trevino and 5 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was held Monday, August 16, 2010 at 11 a.m. at the Fort Ord Chapel, Bldg 4280, General Jim Moore Blvd., Seaside, Calif. 93955.
Full Military Honor’s burial followed.
Memorial donations in Howard’s honor can be made to the donor’s favorite charity.
Arrangements by Struve and Laporte Chapel, Online condolences: www.struveandlaporte.com.
Eugene Brown, age 73, of the Ewell Community, Ozark, died Friday, August 20, 2010, in Noland Hospital of Dothan in Southeast Alabama Medical Center.
Funeral services were held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, August 23, 2010, in the Chapel of Holman Funeral Home of Ozark with the Reverend Byron Bruner and the Reverend Tom Skeen officiating. Interment followed in Ewell Cemetery, Holman Funeral Home of Ozark directing.
Mr. Brown was born December 5, 1936 in Dale County to the late Ruben and Lula Willis Brown. He worked as a heavy equipment operator with J. B. Head Construction Company for many years. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marie German Brown; one son, Jimmy Brown; two brothers, Herbert Brown and Ruben D. Brown; one step-son, Lewie Grantham, and one nephew, Jerry Brown.
Survivors include his fiancé, Mary Ann Williams of Troy; one step-son and daughter-in-law, Leonard and Marlene Grantham of Ozark; one brother and sister-in-law, William (Bill) and Tommie Brown of Ozark; grandchildren, Karen and David Watson, Billy and Kathy Grantham, Annisa and Billy Gray, all of Ozark, and Teresa and Chris Barnes of Tucson, Arizona; nieces and nephews, Brenda and Ray Shelley, Ritchie and Sybil Brown of Ozark, Buddy and Angie Brown of Ariton, Charles Brown of Ozark, and Greg and Susan Brown of Newton. Eight great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, and several great nieces and nephews also survive.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ewell Cemetery Fund, C/O Mr. Michael Riley, 173 Jones Road, Ozark, Alabama 36360.
For more information and a guest register please visit the Holman Funeral Home website: www.holmanfuneralhome.