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Danny Leon Howell

March 6, 1952 ~ November 27, 2023 (age 71) 71 Years Old

Danny Howell Obituary

Danny Leon Howell, age 71, of Naoma, passed away on Monday, November 27, after a long & courageous battle with cancer. Danny was born on March 6th, 1952, to Essie & William Howell, he was their youngest child. He graduated from Marsh Fork High School in 1970. After school, Danny started working underground as a coal miner, which he made his career. He worked many years for many different companies, was a very proud member of the UMWA, and eventually retired in 2007. In 1973, Danny married the love of his life, Kay Webb. In 1987, they welcomed a son, Danny ll, and in 1989, a daughter, Bendi. Danny lived a beautiful life, filled with all the things he enjoyed, hunting, horses, camping, telling stories, and spending time with his grandchildren. He spent many hours with many children in the community that he loved as his very own. Danny is preceded in death by his parents, Essie & William Howell, his mother & father-in-law, Lucille & Roy Webb, brothers, David Howell, Gene Jarrell, an infant brother, Jerry, and an infant granddaughter, Devon Mayes. Danny leaves behind his loving wife of 50 years, Kay. His son, Danny Howell ll & wife, Jamie, of Beckley, his daughter, Bendi Bays & husband, Trent, of Naoma, Three special “sons”- Timothy Mayes Jr. & wife, Crystal, of Oak Hill, Corey Pettry & wife, Rose, of Naoma, and Curtis Peaytt, of Rock Creek. His Sissy, Joyce Howell, of Beckley, sisters-in-law, Rita Howell, of Dry Creek, & Mary Jarrell, of Ravenswood, and numerous nieces & nephews. Last but not least, his grandchildren, Talon Howell, of Naoma, Jaxten Moses & Sylis Cook, of Beckley, Jordan Walker, of Oak Hill, and Alexander Haas, of Nashville, TN. A memorial service will be held for Danny at the Stickney Community Church on Saturday, December 9th, at 1 PM. 


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Memorial Service
December 9, 2023

1:00 PM
Stickney Community Church
Coal River Rd.
Stickney, WV 25140


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