LLOYD DOUGLAS HOWTON, 89, a retired research and
development technician and World War II veteran,
passed away Aug. 20, 2011, in Greenville, TX.
Interment was at Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Lloyd was born Oct. 14, 1921, to Aaron & Lillie
Howton in Stephens County. He was a graduate of
Ranger High School in the Class of 1939 at Ranger,
TX and entered a career in the aircraft industry
in 1942. He married Marjorie Arney in Dec. of 1943,
in Dallas. Lloyd was a beloved husband, father and
"Pa-Pa" to his family. He was also a devoted member
of First Baptist Church in Benbrook, TX.
Lloyd was preceded in death by his son, Lloyd Douglas
Howton Jr.; his parents; & brother, Aaron Howton Jr.
Survivors at the time of his death: wife of 67 years,
Marjorie Howton of Greenville; daughter, Linda Cardwell
and husband, Mike, of Greenville; daughter-in-law,
Carol Howton of Fort Worth; grandsons, Brad Cardwell
and wife, Christi, of Caddo Mills, Matt Cardwell and
wife, Nancy, of Carrollton and Kyle Howton and wife,
Jessica, of Houston; step-granddaughter, Denise Prough
of Fort Worth; five great-grandchildren; and several
nieces and nephews.
Marjorie Howton's brother, Robert Arney, of Schenectady,
NY, passed away on April 16, 2016. He was born in
Ranger & may have attended school there. Marjorie is
presently living in Greenville, TX.