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Dorothy H McDowell

July 15, 1920 - March 2, 2015

Burial Date March 6, 2015

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Dorothy Elizabeth Harris McDowell, 94, of Phenix passed away Monday, March 2, 2015 at home.  She was the wife of the late Rev. R. Elton McDowell.

Mrs. McDowell was born in Charlotte County, July 15, 1920 daughter of the late Stanley Henry Harris and Virginia Fleshman Harris.  She was a member of Falling River Baptist Church.

She is survived by four daughters, Nancy Hartnett, Ann Perry both of Richmond, Jo Ellen Hearn (Ross) of Alma, Ark, Brenda Jordan (Ron) of Brookneal; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a son-in-law, Tommy Morrison of Brookneal.  She was preceded in death by a daughter, Patsy Leigh Morrison.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015 at Falling River Baptist Church by the Rev. Keith Williams and the Rev. Lynn Marstin with interment to follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until 1 p.m. prior to the service in the church sanctuary.

Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal is assisting the family.