FERRON - Edith "Emily" Adelia Howard, age 62, passed away Oct. 13, 2008 in Provo.
She was born May 22, 1946 in Dragerton to Oscar Edward and Carrie Lee Cloud Jonson. Married John Howard April 26, 1986 in Carbonville.
Emily enjoyed the outdoors, fishing and especially gardening. She was well-known throughout the area for her famous tomatoes.
She shared a special love for animals and was happiest when spoiling her grandchildren.
She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survived by her husband John Howard, Ferron; two daughters and four sons, Darlene (Michael) Lofley, Price; David (Dawn) Utley, Farmington, N.M.; Eva (Jimmy) Fernandez, El Paso, Texas; Cody (Lynette) Jackson, Grand Junction, Colo.; Kandy Jackson, Artisia, N.M.; and Jonathan Howard, Ferron; grandchildren, Michael and Amanda; Danielle, Shantel and Shaylene; Skylar and Douglas; Vanessa, Requel and Shaina; Serina, Angelic and Chantelle; Andrew and Sean; great-grandchildren, Kiara and Desmond; Brionna and Thomas; Braxton and Laska; and Kelly; and father-in-law and mother-in-law, Pete and Darlene Howard, Carbonville. Emily was preceded in death by her parents and a grandson, Cody Utley.
Graveside service Friday, Oct. 17, noon, Scofield Cemetery. Family will be at Mitchell Funeral Home Friday morning from 10 to 11 a.m.