Staff Writer
Pawhuska Journal-Capital

Gracelyn “Gracie” Mae Howell w/pic

Gracelyn “Gracie” Mae Howell passed away Thursday September 27, 2018 in Barnsdall, OK.

Gracie was born March 16, 2004 in Bartlesville, OK the daughter of Justin Edward and Kirsten May (Darmstetter) Howell. She attended school in Barnsdall, OK where she was a member of the Barnsdall Lady Panthers Softball team. She was active in 4-H and the FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America). She enjoyed going to rodeos, as well as watching and cheering on her brother, Britt. She loved the family dog, Buster, riding the four-wheeler and checking on cows.

Gracie was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Barnsdall, OK.

She is survived by her parents, Justin and Kirsten Howell; brother, Britton Edward Howell; grandparents, Larry and Carol Howell and Steve and Brenda McLaughlin; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of family and friends.

Gracie was preceded in death by her Grandpa, Doug Darmstetter.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Barnsdall High School Softball, c/o Barnsdall Schools, PO Box 629, Barnsdall, OK 74002. Please place Gracie’s name on the memo line so it will automatically go to the softball account.

A Celebration of Gracie’s life will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2:00PM, at the Barnsdall First Baptist Church. Interment will follow at the Ethel Reece Cemetery in Barnsdall.

Kendrick McCartney Johnson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.