October 5, 2018
COLUMBUS — Bertha Lee Lowery, 82, died Sept. 30, 2018, in Columbus. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Christ Deliverance Center with the Rev. Joe Eggleston officiating. Burial will follow at Oakland M.B. Church Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon-6 p.m. Friday at Carter’s Funeral Services. Carter’s Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Lowery was born Aug. 18, 1936, in Noxubee County, to the late George and Eddie Miller. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Ernest Lowery; daughter, Bernice Lowery Pope; and brother, George Miller; and sisters, Ida Woods and Margaret Miller. She is survived by her husband, T.C. Lowery of Columbus; children, Patrica Knight of Baytown, Texas, Maggie Sykes of Long Island, New York; Eddie Lowery of Tupelo, Dorothy Frierson, Tommy Lowery, D.L. Lowery, Jerry Lowery and Frederick Lowery, all of Columbus; siblings, Laura Brown and Georgia Rogers, both of Columbus, J.C. Miller of Birmingham, Alabama and Willie Miller of Providence, Rhode Island; 37 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Timothy Lowery, Jovontate Lowery, Damion Pope, Quentell Lowery, George Lowery and Robert Lowery.