Howard Lee Clines

March 29, 1955 - May 28, 2013

Howard Lee Clines, 58, of Fulton, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at his home. He was born March 29, 1955, in Orleans, France, the son of Erma Lee (Frost) Clines and the late Loyd Howard Clines. On July 31, 1988, Howard was united in marriage to Brenda (McCright) Clines, who preceded him in death on October 11, 1991. Howard enjoyed reading, traveling, and was a huge Cardinal fan. He also enjoyed listening to the Grateful Dead and used to follow them around the country from show to show. In addition to his mother, Howard will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by two brothers, Shane Clines and wife Lisa of Fulton, and Dennis Clines of Fulton; three sisters, Tess Sessler of Fulton, Cindy Clines of Fulton, and Lisa Hays and husband Tim of Fulton; 11 nieces and nephews, Travis Clines and wife Carla of Fulton, Brandie Tharp and husband Landen of Fulton, Melissa Daro of Fulton, Ashley Beale and husband Joe of Fulton, Blake Daro of Fulton, Joshua Thompson of Fulton, Chelsey Flynn and husband Eric of Fulton, Trenton Clines of Fulton, Isaiah Hays of Fulton, Dakota Bumphrey of St. Joseph, and Paige Clines of Fulton; and 10 great-nieces and nephews, T.J. Branch, Michael Flansburg, Tyler Daro, Dominick Tharp, Parker Tharp, Jacob Flynn, Olivia Clines, Zalan Beale, Brayden Flynn, and Zoey Beale. In addition to his father and his wife, Howard was preceded in death by two sisters, Paula Thompson and Faith Clines; one brother-in-law, Joe Sessler; and one great-niece, Peyton Flynn. Graveside services will be 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2013 at Callaway Memorial Gardens in Fulton with Pastor Tom Tenney officiating. Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m on. Friday at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton. Online condolences may be shared at

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