LUMBERTON — Tracy Lowery, 74, of Lumberton, departed this life on Jan. 24, 2014, surrounded by his immediate family.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Monday at Revels Funeral Home Chapel Lumberton, the Rev. Bruce Ransom, Tommy Hagans and Roosevelt Scott officiating. Burial will follow in Lumbee Memorial Gardens.
He was a man of few words. Hardworking, generous and independent. A husband, a daddy and a papa, his memory and legacy will live on in all the people who was blessed to know him.
Mr. Lowery was preceded in death by his father, Herman Lowery and mother, Neva Oxendine Lowery; as well as several beloved brothers and sisters that he missed dearly.
He is survived by his faithful wife of 51 years, Lizzie L. Lowery; two daughters, Tammy Dempsey and Tabatha Lowery, both of Lumberton; a sister, Arlene Lowery of Pinehurst; four grandchildren, Mitchel, Tamrela, Dristan and Zachary; a great-grandchild, Eliannah Sky; and a host of family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Revels Funeral Home Lumberton.