Theresa C. Howard, 48, of Chatham, formerly of Auburn, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2021.

She was born September 18, 1972 in Cahokia, the daughter of Alvis G. and Barbara Oakley.

She was employed as the regional director of sales for DNA Lifeprint, Inc.

Survivors include her children, Justin (Teonia) Hamilton, Hailee Hamilton and Cassidy Hamilton; three grandchildren; sisters, Laura (Randal) Cuttrell, Amanda (James) McCann and Cynthia Oakley and brother, Alan Oakley.

A celebration of life was held Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at Prairie View Reception Center in Chatham.

Memorials may be made c/o Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home to assist with funeral expenses.