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Dalton Joshua Howell

Visitation services for Dalton Joshua Howell, 36, West Plains, Missouri, will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, November 12, 2021, in the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mr. Howell passed away at 3:08 a.m., Sunday, November 7, 2021, at his home.


He was born September 1, 1985, at West Plains, Missouri, to Dalton Ray Howell and Marilyn Rose Wake Howell.  On December 23, 2019, he was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Jessica Matney.  Mr. Howell had been a mason since he was eight years old.  He loved his kids and family more than anything, but fishing was a close second.  He was a collector of all things.


He is survived by his wife, Jessica, of the family home; three children, Madison Howell, West Plains, Missouri, Ryder Howell, West Plains, Missouri, and Bryson Howell, West Plains, Missouri; his parents, Dalton and Marilyn Howell, West Plains, Missouri; one brother, Joseph Howell and wife, Mindy, West Plains, Missouri; one sister, Maranda Zeltner and husband, John, Mountain Home, Arkansas; and many nieces and nephews.


The family extends a special thank you to the EMTs and Robertson-Drago Funeral Home for all that they did for Dalton.


Memorial contributions may be made to the family and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO  65775.  Online condolences may be expressed at