- Last Updated on 04:24 PM 07/19/12
Sharon Denise Howerton of Virgilina died Tuesday, July 17, 2012, in South Boston. She was born June 7, 1964 in Halifax and was 48 years of age.
She was the daughter of Wallace Howerton Jr. and Barbara Ewell Howerton. She is survived by two daughters, Erica Ann-Marie Graves and Zaylah Marie; one son, Adrina Malik Graves; two sisters, Jennifer Ann Howerton and Rebecca Jearlean Howerton; one brother, Wallace Randy Howerton; one special cousin, Lawrence (Tim) Ewell; her maternal grandmother, Annie Davis Ewell; two nieces; two nephews; one great-nephew; and a host of cousins and loving friends. Her maternal grandparent, Albert Wise Ewell; and paternal grandparents, Wallace Howerton Sr. and Jearlean H. Howerton, preceded her in death.
She was a member of the New Vernon Baptist Church and was a site manager of Taylor Loft Apartments in South Boston.
A funeral service will be conducted Monday, July 23, 2012, at 1 p.m. at New Vernon Baptist Church with the Rev. John Antony Elliott officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends and family at the home of Barbara Howerton, 1174 Bessie Marion Trail, Halifax.
Arrangements are by Dunn and Sons Funeral Services.