NAHUNTA — Roy Nelson Howland, Sr., 90 of Nahunta, passed away Monday, May 24, 2021, at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Littleton, N.H., Howland’s parents were Maurice Howland and Alice Portique Howland. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Gloria Davis Howland; his grandson, Roy Eagan; and his brother, Andrew Howland. Howland served in the United States Army and worked many years as a truck driver. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening, and raising chickens. Survivors include his three sons and a daughter-in-law, Roy Howland II of Nahunta, Maurice Howland (Sue) of Littleton, N.H., and Oscar Howland of Nahunta; three daughters, Betty Durden of Nahunta, Tina Corrigan of Nahunta, and Holly McIntyre of Daytona Beach, Fla.; 16 grandchildren; 42 greatgrandchildren; a brother, Oscar Howland of Nahunta; his brother-in-law, Robert Seeley of Hoboken; and his loving dog “Puppy”; also several nieces, nephews, other relatives and a host of friends. A Celebration of Life was held Friday, May 28, 2021, at his residence.. Arrangements were with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta. Sympathy may be expressed by signing our online registry at