HOWELL, Mary V., 73, of Barnesville, Ohio, died Sunday at her home.

She was born June 20, 1937 in Barnesville to the late Hubert O. and Grace (Day) Null.

She was a former employee of G.C. Murphy Co., Ohio Bell, Walton Retirement Home, and 5B’s Sewing Factory. She enjoyed crocheting and knitting and never lost her sense of humor.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded by husband, Leo Owen Howell February 14, 2009; and two brothers, Clarence and Jim Null.

She is survived by two special nieces, Dianne Stephens of Woodsfield and Anita Wheeler of Barnesville; sister, Dorothy (Mack) Fryar of Tallahassee, Florida; brother, Danny Null of Barnesville; and several other nieces and nephews.

Upon Mary’s request, there will be no services and burial will be held at a later date at Northern Cemetery in Barnesville. Arrangements by Campbell- Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 North Chestnut Street, Barnesville, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Guernsey, 9711 East Pike Road, Cambridge, OH 43725.