Howard L. Nowlin, 60, of Imperial, Mo., died May 8, 2004.
He was born Jan. 26, 1944, in Manila, the son of the late Frank and Lissie Nowlin.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Nowlin; and four daughters, Bridgette Smith, Kim Kaskantaris, Connie Hutchenson and Cheryl Owens; three sons, Charles Schnake, James Nowlin and Richard Nowlin; three step-daughters Melissa Briley; two brothers, Jim Nowlin and Bobby Nowlin, both of Blytheville; four sisters, Mary Jo Rhodes, Woodie Bodinschatz, Dorothy Reiter and Janie Oliver; and 18 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Frankie Schott and Billie Handster.
Interment was in the Shepherd Hills Cemetery May 12.
The family requests anyone wishing to leave a lasting memorial consider the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society or St. Jude's Hospital.