Philip T. Howerton ’54 was born on May 15, 1933, and passed away on April 1, 2012. Howerton was a resident of Morganton, N.C., at the time of his passing. Howerton received his undergraduate degree from Davison in 1954 and graduated from Duke University School of Medicine in 1958. He was a captain in the U.S. Air Force Medical Corps from 1956 until 1963, where he served his internship at Brooke Army Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Hilda Howerton, 1560 Sam Mull Dr., Morganton, NC 28655-7861.