Linda M. Howell, 77, died December 4, 2022. Linda was the daughter of the late Frank C. and Sussie Mae Ainsworth. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Richard L. Howell, her daughter, Pam Pennington, her sisters, Elaine Morris and Frances Ritter, and her brothers, Willie Frank Ainsworth and Willie Cleveland Ainsworth. She is survived by a son, Richard (Sandra) Howell, Calera, a daughter, Jeannine Hunter, Clanton, a son, Keith (Michelle) Howell, Calera, a daughter, Alicia (Scott) Rainwater, McCalla, a brother, Thomas Ainsworth, Hindsville, Ga, and four sisters, Nellie Holcombe, Greenville, Al, Barbara Richvalsky, Pell City, Susan Penn, Luverne, and Carol Helm, Sylacauga, 12 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and friends. Visitation will be on Thursday, December 8, 2022 from 4-7 p.m. at Currie -Jefferson Funeral Home. Funeral will at 2 p.m. Friday, December 9, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel at Currie-Jefferson Funeral Home with burial in Jefferson Memorial Gardens South. Pallbearers will be Hunter Howell, Cody Howell, Ronnie Joe, Jerry Ray and Ricky Dale Pennington, and Michael Johnson.