Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 15, 2013

Mary Jane Lowe

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BISHOP, Va. — Mary Jane Lowe, age 55, of Bishop, VA died Friday, December 13, 2013 at her home. Born February 1, 1958 at Welch, WV, she was a daughter of the late Harrison and Myrtle White Hicks. She loved life, her husband, and family and she had a generous heart.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Rosalie Atwell and Juanita Payne; three brothers, Bill Hicks, David Lee Hicks, and Jimmy Hicks.

She is survived by her husband, James William Lowe; three daughters, Rita Coleman and husband, Randall of Troutman, NC, Rebbica Pickett and husband, Coy of Thompson Valley, VA, and Courtney Lowe and companion, John Payne of Bishop, VA; two sons, David Lee Hicks and companion, Kim Kennedy of War, WV and Donnie Church and wife, Lisa of Richlands, VA; three sisters, Lucille Richards of Lincolnton, NC, Lorrene Hicks of Thompson Valley, VA, and Brenda Gray of South Carolina; three brothers, Frankie Hicks of Amonate, WV, Darrell Hicks of Lincolnton, NC, and John Mark Hicks of North Carolina; three grandchildren, Misty Thomas, Andrew Thomas, and Bradley Coleman; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Monday, December 16, 2013 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, VA with Pastors Bobby and Sheila Stanley officiating. Burial will follow at the family cemetery at Bishop, VA. Family will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home after 12 o'clock noon on Monday.

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