Obituary and Service Information for Garland Benjamin Lowry
|Lowry, Garland Benjamin|
Date: Tues. Sep 11, 2007
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel
Date: Wed. Sept 12, 2007
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Hillsboro, Mo
Woodlawn Cemetery, DeSoto
In lieu of flowers memorials can be sent to Leukemia Association.
Garland Benjamin Lowry, 79, of DeSoto, passed away on Friday, Sept 7, 2007. He was born July 13, 1928 in Ware, Missouri, the son of the late John Joseph and Lola Belle (Green) Lowry. He was the husband of the late Alice L. (nee Pounds) Lowry.
He is survived by three sons: Richard Lowry, DeSoto, Mo; Christopher M. (Tina) Lowry, Rexburg, Idaho; and Michael D. (Meleah Gaye) Lowry, DeSoto, Mo; his brother: Melvin (Becky) Lowry, Hillsboro, Mo.; four sisters: Lillian (Mel) Sims, Hillsboro, Mo; Doyne Wilson, Festus, Mo; Blanche Maness, Old Mines, Mo; and Bonnie (George) Thornton, Hillsboro, Mo., and 11 grandchildren. He was preceded by death by two daughters: Terry Lynn and Cheryl Sue Lowry.
Mr. Lowry worked as a surveyor. He also served in the U.S. Navy during Korea. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Hillsboro Ward.