Peaceful 11

Derek Bernard Howard

June 4, 1975 ~ September 1, 2020 (age 45)


Mr. Derek Bernard Howard,45, was born on June 4, 1975 in Longview, Texas, to Mack Arthur and Virginia Howard. 

At an early age, Mr. Howard accepted Christ as his personal Savior.

He attended Longview High School, graduating with the class of 1993.

On September 1, 2020, Derek heard a call that he could not reject and went to be with his Savior. Derek will reunite in Heaven with his mom and dad.

Mr. Howard leaves to cherish his memories one daughter, Kadejah Howard; sisters, Angelia (Joe) Beck, Janet Howard, and Tonya Howard; brothers, Byron (Shatoria) Howard, Jeremaine (Vanessa) Howard, Tracey Howard, and Christopher Howard all of Longview, Texas; a very special friend, Sasha Brooks; a close friend/brother, Marcus Elam; a special aunt, Rebecca Howard; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and other relatives and friends.

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September 4, 2020

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Rosewood Memorial Funeral Home
401 N. 5th Street
Longview, TX 75601

Funeral Service
September 5, 2020

11:00 AM
Bethel Baptist Church
323 Court St
Longview, TX 75601

Interment following funeral service
September 5, 2020

Jordan Valley Memorial Park
810 Jordan Valley Rd
Longview, TX 75604

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