Doris J. Howell


Doris Jean Howell, 57, a resident of Huttonsville, passed from this life Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

Doris was born Sunday, Oct. 15, 1961, in Freehold, New Jersey, a daughter of the late Burlin Howell and Beulah Belle Pritt Howell.

She was also preceded in death by her brother, Kenneth Ray “Kenny” Howell.

Left to cherish her memory is her beloved husband, Johnnie Woods, seven brothers, Murlin and companion, Lucille, Don, Bill and wife, Pam, Burl and companion, Heather, Christopher and wife Rebecca, Junior and companion, Cindy, and Randy Howell and companion, Becky, two sisters, Donna and husband, Bucky and Christina, two sons, Thomas “Tommy” Long and fiancee, Tara Roy and Anthony Long and companion, Melissa Carter, one daughter, Tiffany Hipp and fiance, Justin Anderson, 10 grandchildren, Kaylin, Aiden, Cecily, Kay A Leah, Briliee, Ziairah, Amarianna, Lachian, Richard, Elaina, and one on the way, numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins, and friends.

Doris attended the schools of New Jersey and Randolph County and was a homemaker. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed camping, fishing, riding four-wheelers, gardening, playing games online, and “telling it like it is.” She loved caring for her many dogs, cats, and chickens.

Visitation will be held at the Randolph Funeral Home Tuesday, April 16, from 2 until 4 p.m., the funeral hour, The Rev. Terry Burgess will officiate and interment will follow in Howell Family Cemetery near Beverly.

The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Doris Jean Howell. Send online condolences to the family at www.therandolphfuneralhome.com.