Donna W. Howell



Donna Whitten Howell, 78, passed away at home. She is the daughter of the late Sally M. and Noah Whitten, and was the widow of Mr. Ralph Howell. Mrs. Howell was a seamstress for Nikki Knits.

A graveside service will be held Saturday at 11:00am at Wayne Memorial Park. The family will receive friends for 1 hour prior to the service.

Mrs. Howell is survived by her children, Ralph Howell and wife, Tina of Laurinburg, Nadine McClarin and husband, Robert of Goldsboro, Shayna Williams of Goldsboro, Sierra Howell of Goldsboro, Gail Shannon and husband, Jim of Montgomery, AL; grandchildren, Jamelle Shannon, Christopher Shannon, Jesse Billups, Michael Billups, Christian Billups, Jaleel Williams, and Josiah Williams; great grandchildren, Jameson Boggs, Noah Lofton, Aria Billups, Kai Billups, and Kiara Devaughn

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Howell is preceded in death by a daughter, Pamela Howell.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Howell family and online condolences may be directed to