Howard Asbell

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Howard Jessie Asbell, 79, of US 17 North, Windsor died Saturday, December 12, 2009.
A native of Bertie County, he was retired from R.J. Reynolds Company and a member of Greens Cross Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Byrum Asbell of Windsor; a daughter, Cathy A. Winstead of Williamston, a son, Darryl Asbell of Windsor; a sister, Betty Mizelle of Windsor; and four grandchildren.
A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 15 at Greens Cross Baptist Church with the Rev. Woody Campbell officiating. Burial will follow in Edgewood Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at their home.
Memorial gifts can be made to Greens Cross Baptist Church, 439 Old US 17 North, Windsor, NC 27983 or to the Bertie County Rescue Squad, PO Box 74, Windsor, NC 27983.
Condolences can be left at
Walker Funeral Home, Windsor, is handling the arrangements.