SANTA ANNA Graveside services for Freda Howard, 81, of Midland, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Santa Anna Cemetery. Local arrangements are under the direction of Henderson Funeral Home of Santa Anna.

She died Tuesday, July 10, 2007.

She was born Dec. 8, 1925, to Phillip Schulle and Una Atkins Schulle in Fisk, Coleman County. On Oct. 3, 1947, she was married to J.D. Howard Jr., in Santa Anna. He preceded her in death in 2006.

Survivors include Freda is survived by her daughter, Elaine Fretwell of Midland; two sisters; two brothers; and two grandchildren.

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