Denise Day Howard, 54, of Cowan, died November 25 at the Alive Hospice Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Born in Letcher County, she was a daughter of Delmas Maggard of Hazard, and Louise Bear of White House, Tenn. She was a member of the Whitesburg VFW Ladies Auxiliary and the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.
Surviving in addition to her parents are her husband, Rick Howard of Cowan; two daughters, Tabatha Day of Portland, Tenn., and Bridgett Howard of Cowan; four brothers, Ricky Lee Wright and Keith Wright, both of White House, Tenn., Johnny Maggard of Naples, Fla., and Jimmy Maggard of Kentucky; and three sisters, Pauletta Franks and Anita Watts, both of Whitehouse, Tenn., and Tina Wright Mullins of Indianapolis, Ind.
Funeral services were held November 29 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in Colley Cemetery at Jeremiah.