Delores Ann McDowell, 70, of Damascus, Ga., passed away Monday, June 23, 2014 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, Ga. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 3 PM in the chapel of Manry-Jordan-Hodges Funeral Home. Rev. Flinn Gregory and Mrs. Shirley Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Blakely Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 2-3 PM.
Serving as pallbearers will be Eddie Martin, Eddie McDowell, Heath McDowell, Jeff Barron, Mac Barron and Travis Barron.
Ms. McDowell was born in Dothan, Al. December 9, 1943 to the late Willett Edwin McDowell and Elizabeth Pearl Willis McDowell. She was a retired elementary grade school teacher for the Early County and Baker County School System. A member of the White Pond Original Free Will Baptist Church. Other than her parents she was preceded in death by a nephew; Lee Barron.
Ms. McDowell is survived by a sister; Regina and Frank Barron of Damascus, Ga. and a brother; LaDon and Wyline McDowell of Damascus, Ga. 4 Nephews; Eddie and Vivian McDowell, Heath and Connie McDowell, Jeff and Jessica Barron and Mac and Katherine Barron.