Alma Inlow Howell (Parsons), 99, went to be with her Savior April 27, 2013 in Salem, Ore.
She was born on July 17, 1913 in Dorris, Calif. to Fred E. Inlow and Sarah Marguerite Wilson Inlow, a middle child of eight. She came from a pioneer family and was raised in the Rogue Valley, attending Beagle School and Medford High School.
After her 1932 marriage to Myron Howell in Medford, they moved to Lincoln County on the coast, where they raised their six children. They are Beth Phillips, Medford, Ore.; Walter Howell, Newport, Ore.; Rosalie Grigsby and Charlotte Jorgensen, both of Poulsbo, Wash.; Roy Howell (deceased); and Ronald Howell, Salem, Ore.
Myron Howell passed away in 1976 and Alma married William Parsons in 1981 and moved to Crescent City, Calif. After he passed away in 1989 she moved to Poulsbo to be near her daughters. she lived her last years in Salem, near her son.
Alma is being buried at Waldport beside her first husband, Myron Howell. Her family plans a memorial service for her 100th birthday time.
She leave six generations; 27 grandchildren, 65 great-grandchildren, 81 great-great-grandchildren, and three great-great-great-grandchildren.