Clarence E. Lowery
Clarence E. Lowery, 78, of Paducah, passed away at 9:08 a.m. Friday, August 16, 2013, at Baptist Health Paducah.
He was a retired Towboat Pilot for Crounse Corporation and worked 10 years for Midsouth Towing. He was owner of Bumpus Variety Store and was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Ruth Lowery; one son, Michael Lowery and wife Rhonda; one daughter, Tracie Thompson and husband Jeff; one brother, Billy Lowery; four sisters, Shirley Hudson, Betty Housman, Emma Davenport, and Phyllis Mason; four granddaughters; four grandsons; and several nieces and nephews, all of Paducah.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Mattie Jane (Sanders) Lowery; and one brother, Richard Lowery.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, August 19, 2013, at Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah with the Rev. John Wooley officiating. Burial will follow at Iuka Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Sunday, August 18, 2013, at the funeral home.
You may leave a message of sympathy and light a candle at www.hughesfuneral.com.