Hazel Ruth Howard, 83, died March 3, 2014
at her home in Borger. Funeral services will be held at 11:00
a.m. Friday at the 1st Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Travis
Ellis of Amarillo officiating. Graveside services will be 2:00
p.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery in McLean, TX under the direction
of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Miss Howard was born to Raymond Leslie and Audrie
May Clodfelter Howard January 4, 1931 in McLean, TX. She
came to Borger in 1935 and taught at Weatherly and Crockett
Elementary Schools for 39 years. Hazel was a member and
elder of the 1st Presbyterian Church, a Past Worthy Matron
and Deputy Grand Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star where she was a 50 year member.
She was also a member of the Community Concert Association, and a volunteer in the gift
shop at Golden Plains Community Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers Fred in 1998, Dale in 2010 and
Audrey “Bud” in 2012.
Survivors include her Sister in Law Marcia Howard of Fritch, three nephews and 1 niece.