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Howard Curtis

Howard Sherrel Curtis

May 19, 1940 - October 10, 2020
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Howard Sherrel Curtis, 80, retired letter carrier, loving husband and father, went home to be with his Lord on October 10, 2020. Funeral services are Tuesday, October 13 at 5:00 p.m. at Midlothian Funeral Home with Minister and friend Brady Cook officiating. Burial will be October 16 at 9:00a.m. at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Son of Howard Lee Curtis and Opal Duffer Curtis, he was born at home May 19, 1940 in Greenville, Texas. He married Sandra Joyce Grant on November 25, 1965 in Midlothian, Texas. Mr. Curtis worked for Pollock Paper Company (later St. Regis) for over twenty years before starting his second career as a U.S. Postal Service letter carrier for another 20 years. Mr. Curtis was a faithful Christian who worshipped with the saints wherever he lived, including Kiestview church of Christ in Oak Cliff, Whispering Hills church of Christ in Duncanville, Hillside church of Christ in Greenville, and Westside church of Christ in Irving. Survivors include his wife of almost 55 years of Midlothian, a daughter, Sheri Curtis of Bedford, TX, a son, James Curtis of De Soto, TX, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, his mother, and his brother, Dennis Joe Curtis. Memorials may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation. *Face Masks will be required for services at Midlothian Funeral Home and DFW National Cemetery.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Wednesday October 13th, 2021 | 5:00pm
    When
    Wednesday October 13th, 2021 5:00pm
    Location
    Midlothian Funeral Home
    Address
    200 East Avenue E
    Midlothian, P.O. Box 1210 TX 76065
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  • Interment

    Location
    DFW National Cemetery
    Address
    2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy
    Dallas TX

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David Stigall

Posted at 12:00am
Sherrel made a rocking horse for me when I was a young boy. Many days I raced that horse and herded cows on it. I remember him always having smile on his face. Very fond memories. God bless Sherrel Curtis and I pray his family find comfort in knowing he's in God's arms.
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Paul Lefebvre

Posted at 12:00am
Mr. C took the time to provide opportunities for me to make memories as a young boy,with his son James, that I will continue to cherish all of my life. I am so blessed for that and that God, in His great care and love for us, placed is just a couple houses away from the Curtis family when we moved to Dallas. Mr. C was a good man! Paul Lefebvre
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Larry Hogland

Posted at 12:00am
Sherrel was a friend and idol of mine when I was in high school. I went to church with him and he was such a good example for me. On Sunday afternoons we would play football. It was Sherrel's job to protect the quarterback. Boy did he do a great job! It was like trying to run through a brick wall to get by him. I always wanted him on my side. God bless your family and we will all miss you my freind.
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Karen Lefebvre

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The Curtis family was instrumental in getting us acclimated to Texas. We moved from Nevada to attend college and seminary, and without their help, we surely would have had more difficulties in navigating all our challenges. They were such a blessing in so many ways, and we call it a privilege to be considered friends. Howard was a source of strength, and he will surely be missed. Alan and Karen Lefebvre
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