Thomas "Tom" Grover Howell III, 72, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2019.
He is predeceased by his parents, Thomas Grover Howell, Jr. "TG" and Pauline Jones Howell "Polly"; sister, Judy Goforth. Tom leaves behind to cherish his memories his son, Mark E. Howell; daughter-in-law, Courtney Griffith Howell; three grandchildren, sister, Cathy York (Skip); a number of nieces and nephews.
He attended Shelby High School and Western Carolina University. He was intelligent, unique, and a good person and friend to many. He loved his family very much and enjoyed spending time with them. He will deeply be missed by all who knew and loved him.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Robert Morgan Funeral and Cremation Service is serving the family.