David Lee Howard, 54, of Jefferson City, passed away Wednesday, August 3, 2011, at his home. He was born on April 20, 1957 in Jefferson City, the son of the late Charner (CD) and Claudia Virginia (Pruitt) Howard. Survivors include his children: Wanda, Carl Lee and Kimberly, all of Jefferson City; his siblings: Connie Bates, Faye Brosnihan, Linda Matheisen, Carolyn McCoy and John Burris. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2011, at 11 a.m. at William Wood Funeral Home in Boonville with burial following at Old Lamine Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.