Sharon Elaine Howell of Wagoner, Oklahoma, passed this life on Saturday May 13th, 2017. She was born in Eufaula, Oklahoma, on May 5, 1949 to Henry and Margie Shackelford. She married John Edward Howell and to this union was given one daughter and one step-daughter.
Sharon loved reading, doing crossword puzzles and tending to her flower beds. She always looked forward to spending time with her family and especially enjoyed getting to take her grandson, Drake, to ballgames.
She was preceded in death by her father, mother and husband. Along with, six brothers; Larry Shackelford, Roy Dean Shackelford, Wendell Shackelford, Billy Shackelford, Lawrence Shackelford, Harrell Shackelford and one sister, Phyllis Bedford.
Sharon is survived by one daughter, Alexis Howell, of Wagoner, OK and one step-daughter, Rebecca Smiser, of Inola, OK, one brother, George Shackelford, of Eufaula, OK, two sisters; Wilda Stricklen and Ann Campbell, both of Eufaula, OK, two sisters-in-law; Lois Shackelford of El Cajon, CA ,and Glenda Shackelford of Eufaula, OK, along with two grandchildren, Drake Howell, of Wagoner, OK and Jayson Smiser, of Chouteau, OK and one great-grandchild, Easton Drake Howell.
Memorial Service to be held Friday, May 19th, 2017 at 11:00A.M. at First Free Will Baptist in Eufaula, Oklahoma. Arrangements have been entrusted to Shipman Funeral Home and Crematory in Wagoner, Oklahoma.
Published on  May 16, 2017