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Roy Jackson “R J” Howard, 84, Glasgow, passed away Saturday

Roy Jackson “R J” Howard, 84, Glasgow, passed away Saturday, February 11, 2023 at the NHC Healthcare Center.  A native of Monroe County, he was the son of the late Andrew Jackson Howard and Ruth Tyree Howard.

R J was a retired service manager with 36 years of service for the Clark Beverage Group, a distributor of Coca-Cola products.  He loved farming and was an avid fan of UK Basketball and NASCAR.  He was a member of the Southside Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 64 years Sue Nuckols Howard; one daughter Teresa Bull (David) and one son Roy Howard (Cherie) all of Glasgow; four grandchildren: Ben Bull (Marsha) of Elizabethtown, Eric Bull (Heather) and Dylan Howard (Amelia) of Bowling Green, Dymie Carroll (Hunter) of Glasgow; six great-grandchildren: Teddy Bull, Luke Bull, Leia Bull, Reese Bull, Houston Bull, and Ty Carroll; one sister Charlotte Haley of Glasgow; one brother Tommy Howard of Tompkinsville; several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Marjorie McWherter and Ann Smith.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and continue Wednesday morning at the funeral home.  Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Southside Baptist Church Building Fund, 1163 Trojan Trail, Glasgow, KY 42141.

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