Leon Lowe Jr., 84, of McMinnville died Friday, Nov. 30 at his residence. He was born Dec. 20, 1927, in Jacksonville, Fla., and was a retired tool and die maker with General Motors, and was a member of the Church of Christ at Earleyville. Mr. Lowe was preceded in death by his parents Leon and Pearl Wright Lowe Sr., and son-in-law Alan Hall.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Pearl Lowe; daughters, Linda Hall and Deborah (Byron) Lewis; stepdaughters, Elizabeth Hamilton and Patricia Smartt; sister, Ophelia Carpenter; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral service is 2 p.m. today at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Johnny Lance will officiate. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery. The Lowe family will receive friends today from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Caris Hospice. Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 2, 2012