Harold Lee “H.L.” Howell, 75, of Elkhart and Palestine, passed away on March 9, 2014 after a lengthy illness.
H.L. was preceded in death by his parents, Harvey Lee “Hobb” Howell and Reba Howell.
He is survived by a son, Joel Howell of Palestine; daughters, Jolie Bryson of Fuscon, Ariz., Kriston Saucier of Houston, Traci Vargas of Houston and Lesley Howell of Houston; grandsons, Austin Vargas of Houston, Reeves Saucier of Houston and Rush Collins of Austin; granddaughters, Campbell and Nixon Collins of Austin.
H.L. Has donated his body to science.
Being an avid hunter and fisherman, his final atonement will be on the banks of the Trinity River.
The family would like to especially thank the staff of Cartmell Home, Solaris Hospice, UT Southwest Medical School and Dr. David Thompson.