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Linda Lou Howard

Linda Lou Howard
Born: Aug 29, 1948
Died: Apr 07, 2015

Linda Lou Howard, 66, our beloved mother passed away from her battle with cancer on Tuesday April 7, 2015 peacefully in her sleep at home.  Wake services were held on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Red Whip Center in Fort Belknap. Funeral services were held on Frday, April 10, 2015 at 11:00 am at the Red Whip Center in Fort Belknap. Arrangements were made with Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook. 
Linda was born to Lillian Brown and Walter Doney.  She attended Harlem High School and worked various jobs. Linda was gentle, kind and most loving mother whom enjoyed simple pleasures: family, friends, good conversation, watching her grand children grow and giving endless hugs and encouragement to all.  She was loved by all and will be greatly missed. 
Survivors include Soul mate Dallas Howard Sr., Uncle Joe (Susie) Brown Sr., Brother Joe (GayLynn) McConnell of Billings, Sister Dixie Brown of Fort Belknap, Cousin Mary Ann Lewis of Great Falls and children James Goldsmith, Albert Goldsmith, Sharon (Gordon) Goldsmith, Tammy (Greg) Rider, Morning Flower (Hoffie) Howard, Maggie (Spencer) Howard, Trina Howard, Kathy (Gene) Liese, Wilma (Kyle) Howard, Corrine(Curt) Birdtail all of Fort Belknap Lisa (Curtis) Big Swallow of Lethbridge, Canada and Tatonkaska Howard of Pablo, Montana Lacie (James) Goldsmith, Walter (Lynell) and Chelsea Cochran all of Fort Belknap 37 Grand Children and 29 Great grand children and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by Son William Howard, Daughter Mary Ann Brown, Lillian Cantrell, Walter Doney, Ella Brown, Jack Brown, Bernice Mount, Leon McConnell, Billy Brown grandchildren Christopher Shoemaker and Kami Liese, and dear friend Monica Buckman.
Special Thanks to Sletten Cancer Center and Kathy Mountain Chief.


Edwards Funeral Home  ♦  500 Indiana Street, Chinook, MT 59523   ♦  406-357-2529