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Wilma Ruth Dowdy

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Wilma was born on January 15, 1938 and passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2019.

Wilma was a resident of Alma, Arkansas at the time of passing.

She is survived by her husband; Russell Dowdy of 48 years; 5 daughters; Denise(Steve) Tompos of Paragould, AR, Debi(Mike) Moore of Gadsden, AL, Jacque(Tom) Chadwell of Miami, OK, Lesa(Gerald) Underwood of Alma, AR, Michelle Coiner of San Jose, CA; 3 sons; Wayne(Pat) Gathright of Chesterfield, VA, Dennis(Jackie) Gathright of Springdale, AR, Russell Dowdy JR of Alma, AR; 16 Grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren . Funeral Service will be 10:00AM Friday July 12, 2019 at Oak Grove Baptist Church Van Buren, AR. Interment to follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery Jethro Community Ozark, AR. Visitation will be 5:00PM-7:00PM Thursday July 11, 2019 at Lewis Funeral Chapel. Funeral Services under the directions of Lewis Funeral Chapel.