minnietroutmanISLAND, Ky. (8/9/2018) — Minnie Howell Troutman 94, of Island, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at her home in Island.

Minnie May Ford was born Feb. 6, 1924 in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky to the late William Thomas and Edith Shanks Ford and was married to William Foster Howell until his death October 15, 1972 and was later married to James Finley Troutman. Minnie was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Faith. She enjoyed dancing, reading, cooking, and spending time with both her family and friends. In addition to her parents and first husband, Minnie was preceded in death by her 2nd husband, Jim Troutman; by three sons, Bubby Howell, Pete Howell and Donnie Howell; by 3 grandchildren and a great grandson.

Survivors include four daughters, Wilma Smith (Bubby) of Livermore, Jenny Dunn (Robert) of Elkton, Barbara Gardner (Greg) of Island, and Sherry Wells (Timmy) of Powderly; three sons, Jug Howell (Leann) of Hartford; Tom Howell of Livermore and Bobby Howell of Island; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; and three sisters, Lil Mason of Beaver Dam, Jane Page and Ruth Ann Johnson both of Livermore.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Muster Funeral Homes, Livermore Chapel with the Rev. Barney Priar officiating. Burial will be in the Island Baptist Cemetery in McLean County. Friends may visit with Minnie’s family from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday at Musters in Livermore.

The Minnie Howell Troutman family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Minnie Howell Troutman, Memorial Fund; C/O Muster Funeral Homes; P.O. Box 228; Livermore, Kentucky 42352. Memorial contribution envelopes will be available at Musters in Livermore.

Share your memories and photos of Minnie at musterfuneralhomes.com.

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