Sam Howard, 83, of Warren, died on September 5, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.

He served in the US Air Force and worked for Williams Bros. Taxi Service, the Warren Housing Authority and the Warren Police Department. He was a Methodist.

Mr. Howard was born on December 12, 1931 at Warren and was the son of the late Samuel M. Howard and Sarah Parnell Howard.

He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Kathleen Taylor; a brother, James Howard; and a grandson, Jeremy Sparks.

Survivors are his son, Steve Howard of North Little Rock, Ark; a brother, Curtis Howard of Hermitage; three grandchildren, David Parker, Angie Smith and Audri Howard; and six great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on September 12 at 10 a.m. at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren. Burial will be at Gravel Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation is September 11 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.