56 year old Howard Earl Mayberry of Smithville died Wednesday night at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was a member of the Church of Christ and a former Maintenance Technician. He was also a U.S. Marine veteran, having served thirteen years. Mayberry was preceded in death by his father, Charles Earl Mayberry. The family has chosen direct cremation. A celebration of life service will be held at a later time. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Mayberry of Smithville. Two sons, Matthew and wife Morgan Mayberry or Arizona and Mark Mayberry of South Carolina. One daughter, Jessica and husband Travis Fannin of South Carolina. Three stepchildren, Tina and husband Daniel Hoxie of South Carolina, Allison and husband Barry Pryor of California, and James Teuteberg of Smithville. Six grandchildren. Mother, Joyce R. Johnson Mayberry of Smithville. One sister, Patricia and husband Terry Fisher of Tennessee and a brother, Edward and wife Renee Mayberry of North Carolina. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.