Funeral for Lela Truitt Howard, 87, formerly of Greenwood, was June 13 at Birdville Baptist Church. Burial followed at Greenwood Cemetery.
Howard died Thursday, June 9, 2011.
Born Dec. 20, 1923, in North Richland Hills to Joe and Anna Truitt, she was a homemaker.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Warren Howard; son Paul Howard and wife, Sharon; grandchildren Russell Howard and Nicole Irvin; great-grandchildren Kayla, Clayton and Carly; brother A.B. Truitt; and sisters Hazel Howard and Mary Jo Leake.
Memorials may be made to Season Hospice, 5237 N. Riverside Drive, Suite 220, Fort Worth, TX 76137.