Tom, Here is some more information that you may or may not already have. These are the "Howard's" in the Roger Mills marriage Index. Notice that it shows Edward E. Howard married to Ella May Jones in 1908.
HOWARD, B. B. BUTLER, Lena 1907 HOWARD, Edward E. JONES, Ella May 1908 HOWARD, Elvis L. PHILLIP, Hazel Irene 1940 HOWARD, Everett BEALS, Nora E. 1922 HOWARD, G. C. PENROD, Fannty 1914 HOWARD, G. C. PENROD, Faunty 1914 HOWARD, George Murray WHITE, Ester 1907 HOWARD, Goldie MASSEY, Kate 1917 HOWARD, Gus Lee SEYMOUR, Hettie Deleaner 1919 HOWARD, Hilary REYNOLDS, Jettie 1914 HOWARD, J. P. Jr. HUSTED, Arrahwanna 1935 HOWARD, James TRENT, Bertha 1924 HOWARD, Joe Lawrence ANDREWS, Marsha Nell 1958 HOWARD, John NELSON, Mary C. 1930 HOWARD, Joseph E. FISHER, Mary M. 1907 HOWARD, Paul JONES, Pearl 1915 HOWARD, R. C. CANN, Mattie 1926 HOWARD, Ralph SETTLE, Zelma 1922 HOWARD, Roy D. MOULDEN, Ida 1923