Updated May 1, 2014 at 1:21 PM
A Celebration of Life Service for Mr. McDowell will be held on Friday, May 2 at 6 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel with visitation from 3 p.m. until the service. Bro. Kenneth Tramel and Bro. Ronnie Smith will officiate.
Mr. McDowell, 59, of Lebanon, passed away on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at his residence. Mr. McDowell was employed with Gibson Broach & Tool for 30 years and a member of Hurricane Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by father, Kenneth E. McDowell; mother, Mary Hazel McDowell; and brother, Ray McDowell.
He is survived by wife of 39 years, Kay McDowell; son, Jason (Libby) McDowell of Memphis; grandchildren, Hunter and Haleigh Watson; brother, Ronnie (Martha) McDowell of N.C.; nephews, Tim and Ben McDowell; and niece, Stephanie McDowell all of N.C.