Mrs. Dorothy Jean HowardFuneral
services for Dorothy Jean Howard, 63, of Longview,
will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 29, 2016 at Victory Funeral Services
Chapel with Rev. Ladarian McGee officiating. Arrangements are under the
direction of Victory Funeral Services.Dorothy was born to the parentage of Epsie and
Eunice Bell Mayfield on Wednesday, November 26, 1952 in Kilgore, Texas.
She departed this life on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at Good
Center in Longview, Texas.She
attended Leverett’s Chapel public schools where she played basketball. Upon
entering the work force she became a home health care worker.Early in life she united with Mt. Comfort Christian
Methodist Episcopal Church in Kilgore.
She was married to the late Nathan Howard..
She was a loving mother, a well thought of friend and a true blessing to all that
knew her. Her
parents and her husband all preceded her in death.Those that remain to cherish her memory are her
loving daughters, Kendra Washington of Longview,
TX; LaKeisha Howard and Keondra Johnson both
of Ft. Worth, TX; one sister, Betty Mayfield of Kilgore, TX; two brothers,
Clarence Mayfield of Longview, TX and Calvin Mayfield of Kilgore, TX; four
grandchildren, Keaira Howard of Ft. Worth, TX; Rodeisha Thomas, Cavon
Washington and Jayden Kidwell all of Longview, TX; three great grandchildren
and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.Public viewing will be on the day of funeral at end
of the service.