She was born Oct. 8, 1919, in Jennings County, Ind., as the daughter of George and Ivan Dentamore Graham. Following graduation from high school, she married Paul Howald, who preceded her in death in 1969. She had been employed at Indiana Bell for 10 years and Columbia Records for 25 years until her retirement in 1978. She was a member of the Graham Presbyterian Church, North Vernon, Ind.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Paul, brothers Glen and John Graham, and sisters Doris Wilson and Nora K. Welch.
She is survived by her daughter, Delores "Dolly" (Ken) Miller, Brazil, grandsons Cecil (Mary) Miller and Dan (Paulette) Miller, and great-grandchildren Deanna, Elizabeth, Autumn, Christopher and James.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m., Tuesday, May 10, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 7 p.m., Tuesday, at the funeral home, with Steve Brattain officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, 8280 North County Road 125 West, Brazil, Ind., 47834.
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