Frances Ridenour Howell, 89, of Loudon, passed away Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, at the Fort Loudoun Medical Center.
Frankie was a loyal and faithful member of Loudon Church of Christ. She retired from Viskase Corporation after several years of service. After her retirement, Frankie and her husband, “Bud,” owned and operated Howell Real Estate in Loudon. She took great pride in finding people their forever homes.
Frankie is preceded in death by her parents, Bernie and Eva Stooksbury Ridenour; husband, Obert “Bud” Howell; daughter, Sharon Waller; sister, Allene McClendon; and brothers, Harley Ridenour, Curtis Ridenour and Robert Ridenour.
She is survived by her devoted son, Jerry Howell; son-in-law, Rufus “Matt” Waller; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brothers and sister-in-law, Carl and Ruth Ridenour and Earl Ridenour; and several nieces and nephews.
Services to honor and remember Frankie were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6, in the McGill Click chapel with Jeff Harwell and Jim Thomason officiating. Interment followed in the New Steekee Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Frankie may be made to Loudon Church of Christ, 422 River Bend Drive, Loudon, TN 37774. The family received friends 1-3 p.m. Sunday prior to the service at the funeral home.
McGill Click Funerals & Cremations, 1366 Highway 72 N, Loudon. www.mcgillclick.com