Billy Lowman YORK - Billy Lewis Lowman, 80, of 218 East Jefferson Street, died Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, S.C. Billy was born April 9, 1934, to the late English "Link" Lowman and Zineda Loflin Lowman in Rowan County, N.C. He was a retired paralegal with Robinson, Bradshaw and Hinson. He served 40 years with the Volunteer York Rescue Squad, having served as captain and training officer. Billy also was an EMT Instructor with York Technical College for over 30 years, a volunteer fireman with the City of York and volunteered with the York Senior Citizens and P.A.T.H. He also served in the S.C. National Guard. Billy is survived by his wife of 56 years, Linda Cloninger Lowman of York, S.C.; children, William and Cathy C. Lowman of York, Joe and Cindy Lowman Downs of Waynesville, N.C., and John and Marla D. Lowman of York; six grandchildren, Daniel Horlacher of Waynesville, N.C., Justin L. Lowman of Greer, S.C., Rufus J. Downs of Waynesville, N.C., J. Craig Lowman of York, S.C., Kara E. Lowman of York, S.C., and Jake D. Lowman of York, S.C.; and great-,grandchild Hadley Scott Downs of Waynesville, N.C. Billy also loved his five Dachshunds, Abby, Baylee, Bella, Ellie and Emma. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Bratton Funeral Home in York. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Bratton Funeral Home in York, with the Rev. Mark Crews officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Chapman Dachshund Rescue, 1200 Chambers Rd., York, SC 29745. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.brattonfuneralhome.com. Bratton Funeral Home in York is serving the Lowman family.
Published in The Herald from July 10 to July 13, 2014
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