Oleta Stroud Howard

Oleta Stroud Howard, 91, of Hewitt, Texas, formerly of Bryant, left this earth Aug. 23, 2014, to be with her Heavenly Father and family.  She was born Feb. 6, 1923 in Lambert. 
Mrs. Howard was a member of the First Baptist Church in North Little Rock. 
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Patrick Thomas and Mary Elizabeth Thomas; her husband, Frank Howard; three brothers; two sisters, one grandson and one great-grandson.
She is survived by her two loving daughters, Floy Bennett and husband Mack of Hewitt, Texas, and Patricia Swift and husband Eddie of North Little Rock; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and 17 great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Pinecrest Memorial Park with Brother Jim Ward officiating.
Memorials in Mrs. Howard's name may be made to a favorite charity.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.