Mr. Roger Patrick Lowery, 68
Mr. Roger Patrick Lowery, 68, of Wray, Georgia, passed away at home on Saturday, March 24, 2018, after an extended illness.
There will be a Memorial Service for Mr. Lowery on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at 2:00 p.m., at the Martin Centre, 1090 East Ashley Street, Douglas, Georgia. All are invited.
Mr. Lowery was born December 6, 1949, in Laurel, Mississippi, to the late Bo Lowery and Kathryn Patrick Lowery Deering. He loved to work hard and continued to work even after retiring after 35 years with Modern Fibers/Shaw Industries.
He found his second work family with Federal/State Inspection, which brought him much satisfaction and many good memories.
Mr. Lowery loved and tried to honor Jehovah God and imitate Jesus Christ. He regularly spent time helping people learn about the Bible and God’s Kingdom. He was an elder in the Douglas, Georgia, Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses for over 40 years. Mr. Lowery especially enjoyed working hard in organizing and assisting with annual conventions of Jehovah’s Witnesses. This earned him his nickname “Convention Man.” He will be missed by all who knew him and loved him, especially his family.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda Lowery of Wray; children: Eric and Barbara Lowery, Brad Lowery, Kathryn and Justin Knight and Matt and Shaina Lowery; grandchildren: Ean, Drew and Callie Lowery, Kaia Lowery, Roman and Jaxon Knight, and Nicholas Ossa; a sister, Naomi and John Proudfoot and many beloved relatives in Mississippi. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Frankie Byrd and the mother of his three children, Teresa Harper Lowery.
Paulk Funeral Home of Fitzgerald, Ga., was in charge of the arrangements.