Jackie James Howell, age 71, of Pittsburg, Texas was born November 16, 1949 in Dallas, Texas to Jesse James Howell and Juanice Lineberger Howell and passed away on June 26, 2021 at a UT Health Hospital in Tyler, Texas.
Mr. Howell was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church in Pittsburg, was an electrician for 44 years and owned and operated H&H Electric.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Linda Marshall Howell of Pittsburg; daughter and son-in-law, Misty and Jake Proffitt of Pittsburg; son and daughter-in-law, Casey and Kari Howell of Pittsburg; grandchildren, Dakota Durfee, Kaden Proffitt, Kenley Proffitt, and Drake Proffitt Tristan Howell, Cameron Howell, Aschton Howell, Slayton Howell; brother and sister-in-law, Danny and Susan Howell of Pittsburg; sister, Patty Lowe of Mineola; and His Pop, Wayne Hadderton of Pittsburg.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jesse James Howell and Juanice Lineberger Howell Hadderton and his grandparents. John and Ethel Lineberger, who took an important role in helping to raise Jackie at an early age.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at Erman Smith Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Macedonia Cemetery. The family will receive friends between 6:00-8:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at Erman Smith Funeral Home. Brother Randy Stracener will officiate the service and pallbearers will be Dakota Durfee, Jake Proffitt, Wayne Marshall, Dennis Harrell, Jeff Howell, and Bryan Berry. Honorary pallbearers will be Stephen Groce, Johnny Webster, Johnny Parker, Jewel Ray Ivory, W.A. Cummings, and Raymond Jordan
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