Effie DeLyne (Way) Howard
April 24, 1924 - Jul 25, 2000

HOWARD Effie DeLyne, 76, died July 25, 2000 at Manor Care Health Services in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was born in Frost, Texas on April 24, 1924 to Thomas & Gracie Way. Effie was a retired civil servant for the state of Oklahoma and a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church. She is survived by three sons: Thomas Ross Howard & Pat, of Anchorage, Alaska, Richard Keith Howard III & Nancy, of Chicago, Illinois and Raymond Glen Howard & Sara, of Spokane, Washington; two daughters: Gracie Wrennell Carpenter, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Katherine Michelle Griffin & Fred, of Forest, Virginia; thirteen grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 2121 North Portland, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at 12:00 P.M. on Thursday, July 27, 2000. Committal services will be held at 9:00 A.M. Friday, July 28, 2000 at Frost City Cemetery in Frost, Texas.