Tony Lowrey
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Tony Lowrey
  • July 7, 1948 - January 16, 2018
  • Burton, Mississippi

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Cloyce Anthony "Tony" Lowrey, 69, was called home by the Lord on January 16, 2018. He graduated from Booneville High School in 1966 and attended Northeast Mississippi Junior College. He joined the Marine Corps in 1967 and was sent to Vietnam in 1968. He received the Naval "V" for his valor and dedication to duty. He completed his stint and was honorably discharged as a Staff Sergeant in 1970.

He worked in all phases of the construction industry as an employee/contractor for S&S Construction for 25 years, before starting his own construction business, TL&C in Corinth.

Tony was saved in 1984 and was a faithful member of New Lebanon Free Will Baptist Church in Cairo, where he served as Sunday School Teacher, Sunday School Superintendent, Trustee and Deacon. He was also a 32nd degree Mason.

A celebration of life service will be 2:00 P.M Sunday, January 21, 2018, at New Lebanon Free Will Baptist Church with Bro. Jack Whitley, Jr. officiating, and a eulogy delivered by Craig Hall. Burial will be in Forked Oak Cemetery

He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Kay Green Lowrey; two sons, Jay (Marybeth) of Oxford and Brandon Lowrey(John Burnett) of Corinth; granddaughter, Elizabeth Lowrey(Khurram) Moghal of Senoia, Georgia; great-granddaughter and joy of his life, Lyla Elizabeth Moghal; his mother, Lourine Lowrey of Burton; two sisters, Barbara Lowrey Martin of Booneville and Sharon Lowrey Taylor of Castaic, California; six nieces and nephews; and a host of great-nieces and great-nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Samuel Troy Lowrey; two brothers-in-law, Douglas Martin and Eddie Taylor; and a great-nephew, Douglas X. Martin.

Visitation will be Saturday from 5:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. and from 1:00 P.M. until service time Sunday at the church.

Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.