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March 24, 2014

Sharon Jo Howell, 50; Sellersburg

— Funeral services for Sharon Jo Howell, 50, Sellersburg, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 27, at Collins Funeral Home, Scottsburg. She died Monday March 24, 2014, in Hosparus Inpatient Care Center, Louisville.

She was born Jan. 11, 1964, in Jeffersonville, daughter of Melvin Clyde and Lois Johnson Vaughn. She was married  Dec. 10, 1999 to Guy R. Howell. She was Program Coordinator with Wellspring for 17 years, was also employed as a executive secretary for Humana, both of Louisville, and she was also a professional belly dancer. She was a member of the Southeast Christian Church Indiana Campus, Jeffersonville. She lived most of her life in Clark County, and graduated from Henryville High School Class of 1982 and IUS with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology in 1996.

Survivors include her husband, Guy R. Howell; two daughters, Emily Rose and Grace Katherine Howell, Sellersburg; mother, Lois E. Vaughn, Sellersburg; two

sisters, Sheila K. Campbell, Sarasota, Fla. and Sonja S. Bernhart and her husband, Steve, Jeffersonville; and several nieces and nephews.  

She was preceded in death by her father, Melvin Clyde Vaughn.

Visitation will be from  5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday, at Collins Funeral Home, Scottsburg. Cremation will follow after the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society

c/o Collins Funeral Home.


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