Bertha Louise McDowell

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Bertha Louise McDowell
AIKEN, SC - Mrs. Bertha Louise McDowell, age 90, of 39 Hillshire Ct, widow of Hubert McDowell, passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held 12 PM Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Almond Branch Baptist Church, Rev. Michael Bruce Page, Pastor. (Viewing 11-12 PM) Burial will follow in Aiken Memorial Gardens.
Bertha Louise Moss McDowell was born December 24, 1926 to Mary Wright Brown and George Moss in Mallory, West Virginia. Bertha lived a long and prosperous life, keeping God and her family to first. In 1948, she was joined in marriage to Hubert McDowell in Boston, MA. This union lasted 60 years and produced six children.
Bertha worked at the Children's Hospital Medical Center where she remained until her retirement.
In 1994, Bertha and Hubert moved to Aiken, SC. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and Friend.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, her parents, a brother, Robert Moss, Sr., two sisters Evangeline Wooding and Jayne Moss. She is survived by her children: Lucille Henderson (Roderick) of Saddlebrook, NJ; Walter McDowell (Judith - deceased) of Fredricksburg, VA; Edward McDowell of Boston, MA; Earl McDowell (Patricia) of Boston, MA; Renee McDowell Phillips (Charles-deceased) of Anaheim, CA; Margo McDowell Gore (Howard) of Aiken, her loving caregiver Cora Staley (Haskell), 15 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends and relatives.
Bertha will be fondly remembered for her hearty, infectious laugh, and her kind spirit.
Friends may call the residence @ 803 642 5843 or JACKSON-BROOKS FUNERAL HOME, 126 Fairfield St, SE Aiken, SC 29801 @ 803 649 6123.
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Published in The Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star from Mar. 21 to Mar. 23, 2017