James W. Howell Jr., 59, of Highland, formerly of Edwardsville, died Friday, July 25, 2014, at Edwardsville Nursing and Rehab.
He was born June 14, 1955, in Landstuhl, Germany.
He married Kay Lohnes Aug. 14, 1976, in Askum.
James has worked as a pharmacist since 1988 and was a member of Gateway Family Church.
He is survived by his wife, Kay Howell of Highland; mother, Dorothy Bunch of Chebanse; two sons and daughters-in-law, Joshua and Jamie Howell of Marine and Micah and Cheri Howell of Edwardsville; and two grandchildren, Ashlyn and Evan Howell.
He was preceded in death by his father, James W. Howell Sr.
A memorial visitation will be from noon until 2 p.m. time of the memorial service on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 at Gateway Family Church, 97 Oaklawn, Glen Carbon.
Donations can be made in care of the family.
Online guestbook available at www.wojstrom.com