Celebration of life for John Howser will be held on Sunday, October 17, 2021, 2:00 PM at The Church - Garvin, OK with Pastor Brent Coffey and Pastor Mike Bryant officiating. Burial will follow at Springs Chapel Cemetery. John went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, in Plano, Texas at the age of 61.
John Paul Howser Jr. was born December 5, 1959, the son of John Paul and Barbara Kathleen (Conner) Howser in Wichita Falls, Texas. He married the love of his life, Karen Jones in Grant, OK on November 4, 1978. Over his lifetime he worked as a mill wright, a concrete finisher alongside his dad, an EMT, and a firefighter. John enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking and playing golf. He treasured time spent with family and his grandkids. John was a hero to many. He was a strong Christian man and lead an exemplary life. He will be greatly missed. John is preceded in death by one son, Jarrett Howser and his father-in-law, Thomas Gerald Jones.
John is survived by his wife, Karen Howser of the home; his parents John and Barbara Howser of Hugo, OK; two daughters, Brandy McKnight and husband Jim, Kimberley Fowler and husband Chris all of Sawyer, OK; brothers, Ray Howser and wife Laurie of Reno, TX, Isaac Howser and wife Theresa of Hugo, OK; sisters, Kathy Prickett and husband David of Katy, TX, Penny Walker and husband James of San Antonio, TX, Charlotte Winton and husband Dean of Powderly, TX; brother-in-law, Tommy Jones and wife Missi of Sawyer, OK; mother-in-law, Juanita Jones of Sawyer, OK; grandchildren, Preston Black, Austin McKnight, Taylor McKnight, Keeli Fowler, Ayden Fowler, Creed Fowler; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends and family.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, October 16th, 2021, at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. at Prater-Lampton-Mills & Coffey, Hugo, Oklahoma.
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