Harrell Ray Lowery, 78, born July 11, 1935 to Ray Jefferson Lowery and Helen Inez (Harrell) Lowery in Stigler, Oklahoma. He was a graduate of Paris High School Class of 1953. He served in the United States Army for nine years and was a Korean War Veteran. He was retired from Cloyes Gear Company in Paris. After retirement he continued to work as co-owner of D&H Wood Products. He was married to Barbara (Tyler) Lowery for 46 years and 9 months. He loved fishing, wood working, reading, all sports, music and his family. He was very patriotic and loved history especially war history.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Ray and Helen Lowery; one sister, Wanda Sue Core; one nephew, Gary Needham and mother and father in law, Floyd and Katherine Crumpton.
Funeral Service was held at 10 a.m., on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Roller Funeral Home Chapel in Paris with burial in Baxley Cemetery in Paris under the direction of Roller Funeral Home. Online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com
He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Tyler) Lowery of Charleston; daughters, Tina Forst and husband Herbert of Subiaco and Sabrina Frederick and husband Jarad of Ratcliff; son, Daniel Lowery and wife Krista of Ozark; sister, Helen Needham of Paris and 12 grandchildren, Evan Thacker, Dylan Thacker, Makayla Thacker, Ryan Thacker, Kacy Frederick, Eyn Frederick, Alex Forst, Josh Forst, Kimberly Forst, Christian Lowery, Jenna Lowery and Reagan Lowery.
Pallbearers will be Evan Thacker, Dylan Thacker, Ryan Thacker, Alex Forst, Christian Lowery and Bryan Johnson.
Honorary pallbearer will be Josh Forst, Kimberly Forst, Makayla Thacker, Jenna Lowery, Reagan Lowery, Kacy Frederick and Eyn Frederick.
Memorial contributions may be made to Greenhurst Family Council, 226 Skyler Drive, Charleston, AR 72933.