Mary Helen Davis Howard, age 75 of Loudon, passed away on April 20, 2020. Helen was preceded in death by parents, Austin and Beulah Davis; daughter, Robin Markowicz; sister, Carolyn Summitt; brothers, Joe, Gene, and Hugh B. Davis. She is survived by husband, Robert Howard; daughter, Velva Crass and husband, Donny; son-in-law, Jerry Markowicz and wife, Jaime; grandchildren, Brent Crass, Lindsay Farber and husband, Brandon, Kristen Bickerstaff and husband, Josh, Brody Markowicz and Zane Scates; great grandchildren, Emma Grace and Eli Collis and Grady Crass; sisters in law, Janie Davis, Violet Davis, and Sarah Davis; brother in law, Bill Summitt; and best friend, Carolyn Davis. Special thanks to Amedisys Hospice of Sweetwater and Lori McKinney for your help and compassion shown to our family. Graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at New Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Online condolences may be left for the family by visiting www.loudonfuneralhome.net. Loudon Funeral Home and Cremations is serving the Howard family.