Dorothy Jean Smith Howell, 81, of Stone Mountain, passed peacefully on Monday, March 25, 2019. Born in Monroe County Alabama, she was the daughter of the late Hyram and Wilna Thames Smith. She was a member of the Stone Mountain Women’s Club for over 25 years and of the Lutheran faith. Surviving are Husband of 60 years, Wes Howell of Stone Mountain; Son Grant (Janet) Howell of Elkton, Kentucky; Sister Nancy (Joe) Torrey of Monroeville, Alabama. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Friday, March 29, 2019 in the Chapel of Wages & Sons Funeral home. Flowers are accepted and memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday From 12:00 pm to 2: 00 pm. Interment services will follow on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 2:00pm at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia. Wages & Sons Funeral Home Stone Mountain Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at

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  1. Wes, Grant and Nancy:
    You are all in our prayers. God Bless Cousin Dorothy Jean may be at peace in the arms of our heavenly Father,

    Debbie and Charles Sweatt

  2. I knew Dorothy because of her membership in the GFWC Stone Mountain Woman’s Club. I know she will be missed by her family and friends and my prayers are with Wes and the rest of her family. May God give you peace during this time of sadness. Elizabeth Wells

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