Mary Lee Gipson Howard age 66 of Salyersville, Kentucky passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017 at the Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville, Kentucky. She was born June 9, 1951 in Magoffin County, Kentucky to the late Evert Clay and Margie Cole Gipson.
Survivors include three sons, Edgar Howard and Bobby Joe Howard both of Salyersville, Kentucky, and Billy Jack Howard of Lima, Ohio, two daughters, Tammy Stephens and Patricia Howard both of Salyersville, Kentucky, three brothers, Kermit Gipson of Salyersville, Kentucky, Donnie Gipson of Lima, Ohio, and Charles Gipson of Hillsboro, Ohio, seventeen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Mary is preceded in death by one brother, Kernie Gipson, and four sisters, Phyllis Davis, Anna Fay Risner, Linda Gay Gipson, and Lillie May Gipson.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 pm Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from the Magoffin County Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Ferguson officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.