Bobby Howell

06/06/1937 –


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  • Graveside Service
Date: 01/19/2022
Time: 1:00 pm
 – 2:00 pm
Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park

15602 Texas 493 Loop, Lubbock, TX

15602 Texas 493 Loop, Lubbock, TX


The family of Bobby Howell will celebrate his life of 84 years at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 19, 2022, at the Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery. He passed on Sunday, January 16, 2022. We invite you to sign his virtual guestbook and download his memorial keepsake folder to your device for printing.

On June 6, 1937, Bobby Felton was born to Felton (Buck) and Dessie Howell in Mount Pleasant, Texas. He married Jeanette Wilson on July 19, 1957, in Mt. Peasant, Texas.

Bob was a long-time Television personality at KAMC and KCBD. He also worked as program director and on-air personality for KJAK Radio.  Bob loved sports and was the host of the Steve Sloan Texas Tech Football show and The Gerald Meyers Texas Tech Basketball Show.

Survivors include his two daughters, Teresa Russell and husband Carl, Laura Grace, and husband Mike. He is also survived by grandchildren, Ashley Russell, Chad Russell, and wife Tanya, Aimee Swain, Brandon Grace, and wife Lindsey, Shawn Grace, Brandon Grace, and wife Valerie, and 13 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Howell; father, Felton (Buck) Howell; mother, Dessie Howell.


The family of Bobby Howell has designated Southcrest Baptist Church for memorial contributions donated in his memory.


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