Bennie Earl Howell, Jr., age 56, a resident of Wilmer, AL, passed away at home Thursday, June 13, 2019.
He was a member of Wilmer First Baptist Church and a Veteran of the United States Navy serving most of his time on the U.S.S. Vulcan.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Bennie Earl Howell, Sr. and Lewellyn Moses Howell and his sister, Lou Ann Busby.
His survivors include his sons, Christian Gabriel Howell and Brent Jerod Howell (Adrienne); daughter, Shayna Leigh Howell Garza (Michael); two sisters, Cynthia Ward Raines (Joe) and Terri Lynn Anglin (Donald); four grandchildren, Carson Gabriel Howell, Cohen Luke Howell, Benjamin Uriah Garza and Ariella Louise Garza; many nieces & nephews; other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held Tuesday evening, June 18, 2019 from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home with funeral services on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 2:00 PM from the funeral home chapel. Interment to follow in Mobile Memorial Gardens.
A chapel service will be held at 2pm on Wednesday, 06/20/2019 from Mobile Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, followed by a committal service at the grave site.