Margaretta Howell was born August 1, 1955 in Mountain Home, Arkansas to Verdon and Larva Belt and passed away October 15, 2022 in Little Rock, Arkansas at the Baptist Hospital.
She was married to Tommy Howell in West Plains, Missouri, who preceded her in death.
She is survived by two children, Kevin Howell and wife Crystal, Koshkonong, Missouri and Misty Altermatt and husband, John, Willow Springs, Missouri; three brothers, Verdon Belt and wife Cindy, Mountain Home, Arkansas, Bobby Belt and wife Pamela, Mountain Home, Arkansas, and Randy Belt and wife Pam, Mountain Home, Arkansas; two sisters, Loretta Belt, Mountain Home, Arkansas, and Melissa Belt of Koshkonong, Missouri; eight grandchildren, Julia Altermatt of West Plains, Missouri, Jesse Altermatt and wife Kryslyn of West Plains, Missouri, Britney Russell, Koshkonong, Missouri, Diamond Bledsoe, Koshkonong, Missouri, Tristan Howell, Koshkonong, Missouri, Levi Russell, Koshkonong, Missouri, Dustin Howell and wife Cameron, Thayer, Missouri, and Dalton Howell and wife Cheyenne, Thayer, Missouri; eight great grandchildren, Willow May Millions, Macy Howell, Matthew Howell, Waylon Howell, Bryson Krusen, Harlynne Altermatt, Kaizlee Altermatt, Asher Altermatt, and one little one on the way; several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers, Elvis Belt and Roy Belt and one sister, Judy Belt.
Margaretta loved to hunt, gardening, dancing and listening to music. She loved spending time with her family and really loved the holidays cooking for everyone. She was a very hard working woman who was loved by all know and loved her.
Funeral services for Margaretta Howell will be held Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains, Missouri.
Visitation will be held Friday, October 21, 2022 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains, Missouri.
Buriall will be in Koshkonong Cemetery, Koshkonong, Missouri under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains, Missouri.