Kenneth Ray Howard, 58, of Jackson died Tuesday, May 6, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center.
He was born Nov. 23, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, son of Dail and Louise Harper Howard.
Howard was a real estate agent/broker with Century 21 Heartland Realty in Jackson. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church at Chaffee, Mo., VFW Post 10495, American Legion Post 158 and Elks Lodge 409, all in Jackson.
He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War.
Survivors include two brothers, Larry Howard of Burfordville, Bill Howard of Sikeston, Mo., and two stepsisters, Mary Kay Smith and Linda Gosche of Cape Girardeau.
He was preceded in death by his parents and stepmother.
Friends may call at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee after 6 p.m. today.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the chapel, with the Rev. Jack Bishop and Paul Sander officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park in Cape Girardeau.