Alice Rebecca Howerton, 86, of Troy passed away 3:20 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, at West Tennessee Health Care-Dyersburg Hospital.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home is in charge of cremation arrangements.
Alice was born Aug. 5, 1934, in Lauderdale County, daughter of the late Huse and Lucille (Maxwell) Crook. She married Don Howerton Nov. 26, 1983. He survives.
Alice retired from Schering-Plough in Memphis after 23 years of service. She was a member of Troy United Methodist Church and Good Sam’s RV Group in Jackson.
She is also survived by two daughters, Patricia Birtch of Pensacola, Fla., and Teresa Barnett of Lake Jackson, Texas; one son, Dwayne Massongill of Nashville; one stepdaughter, Dr. Kimberly Howerton of Jackson; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her brother; and her half sister.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.emfuneralhome.com.