DOROTHY ELLEN BYAS HOWELL, 92, a resident of
Irving, TX died on Jan. 1, 2015 with burial at
Oak Grove Memorial Gardens in Irving.
Born March 29, 1922 in Petrolia, TX, she was the
daughter of J. Floyd Byas & Lora Priscilla Cowan
Strickland Byas. She attended Ranger High School
in the Class of 1939 at Ranger, TX. Dorothy was
a member of First Baptist Church of Irving, the
Irving Historical Society and Bona Fide. She was
also an Irving Selfcare volunteer at Baylor Medical
Center-Irving for 35 years.
Preceded in death by her husband, Randy C. Howell
in 1984, survivors include her son, John Howell;
daughter, April Howell; granddaughters, Ashley Howell
and Erin Howell; and great-grandson, Zane Howell.