Willard Nathan Lowman
FRANKFORD — Willard Nathan Lowman, 88, passed peacefully at the home of his son and daughter-in-law in Frankford, W.Va., on March 18, 2013.For more than 50 years, Willard was a resident of Welch, W.Va., in McDowell County. He was a Licensed Public Accountant and operated one of the largest accounting businesses in the area, serving clients all over southern West Virginia. He continued to serve some of those clients into his early 80s.
Born December 27, 1924, at McComas, W.Va., Willard was the son of Mack Lowman and Bainie Eugenia Bird Lowman. After Pearl Harbor, Willard enlisted in the Marines, attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant , and served during World War II with the Third Air Wing. He also served during the Korean conflict.
Willard was preceded in death by his cherished wife of 41 years Marian Holbrook Lowman. He leaves one son Marion David Lowman and daughter-in-law Kathleen Ewing of Frankford, W.Va.; one daughter Suzanna Lowman Cook of LasCassas, Tenn.; three grandchildren Wesley Cook, Melina Cook McCall and husband Robert McCall, and Brenna Cook; and four great-grandchildren Marian Cook, Jasper Cook, Jackson Cook, and Jasmine Cook.
Willard was a member of the American Legion, Forty and Eight, and a past member of the Fraternal Order of Elks. For his contributions as a Scoutmaster, he was the proud recipient of the Silver Beaver Award from the Boy Scouts of America. He was Treasurer and a dedicated member of the Board of Directors of the McDowell Public Library for more than 25 years.
A memorial service will be held in McDowell County at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the McDowell Public Library.
Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home, 102 North Jefferson St., Lweisburg W.Va., is in charge of arrangements.
Willard Nathan Lowman
- Obituary Archives
Harvey Lee Henley
PRINCETON — Harvey Lee Henley, 68, of Princeton, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Dora Ellen Tribble
PRINCETON — Dora Ellen Tribble, 95, of Glenwood Park Retirement Center, died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at her residence.
Reba Jennings Moye Blevins
DANIELS — Reba Jennings Moye Blevins of Daniels, WV, died July 20, 2014.
Hazel G. Wagoner
BARTLEY — Hazel G. Wagoner, 91, of Bartley, WV, passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at her residence in Bartley, WV, following a long illness.
Yvonne Marie Shaw
PRINCETON — Yvonne Marie Shaw, 53, of Princeton, died Friday, July 11, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital.
Leonard Allen “Len” Chambers
PRINCETON — Leonard Allen “Len” Chambers, 74, of the Athens Road, Princeton, died Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center in Bluefield.
Wilma L. Hale
TAZEWELL, Va. — Wilma L. Hale, age 74 of Tazewell, VA passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell, Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.
Giovanni "Johnny" Monarchi
CALLAWAY, Md. — Giovanni "Johnny" Monarchi, 81 of Callaway, MD formerly of Ashland, WV passed away on July 17, 2014 in Callaway, MO.
Virgie Gaylene Hess
ABINGDON, Va. — Virgie Gaylene Hess, Age 85 of Abingdon, Virginia went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 20, 2014.
Ruby Vivian Leedy
BASTIAN, Va. — Ruby Vivian Leedy, 102 of Bastian, VA and formerly of Bluefield, VA passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Bland County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
- More Obituary Archives Headlines
- Harvey Lee Henley