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Flora Lowry (Locklear)

Birthplace: Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Carver's Creek, Bladen, North Carolina, USA
Cause of death: stroke
Place of Burial: Wakulla, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Nelson Locklear and Sallie Ann Locklear
Wife of Billy W. "Uncle Billy" Lowry, Sr
Mother of Rev. Welton Lowry; Velma Mitchuson; Woodrow W. Lowry; David Lowry; Azell Godwin and 2 others
Sister of Effie Brooks and Canady Locklear

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Flora Lowry

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Birth: Mar. 9, 1886 Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Death: Jul. 20, 1942 Carvers Bladen County North Carolina, USA

Flora was the daughter of Nelson Locklear. She married Billy William Lowry, Sr. on Dec. 25, 1911 in Pembroke, NC.

The following was taken from the Jul. 22, 1942 edition of THE ROBESONIAN:

Last rites for Mrs. B. W. Lowry were held yesterday afternoon at 4 o'clock at Harper's Ferry church, following her death of a stroke Sunday afternoon.

Mrs. Lowry, a resident of Pembroke, died while on a visit at Carver's Creek in Bladen county.

Officiating at the services was Rev. L. W. Jacobs, assisted by Rev. Tommy Swett and Rev. J. R. Lowry.

Pallbearers were Dorsey Locklear, Juddy Revels, Seavie Lowry, John Sampson, Claudie Lockler, and Walter Sanderson.

Flower girls were Bernice Blue, Edith Jacobs, Audry Jacobs, Vivian Lowry, Colorine Thomposn, Mary Martin, Ruthie Neal Sanderson, Dora Marie Jacobs, Gladys Chavis, Locky Lowry, Hannah Chavis, Mary Paul.

Family links:

  • Billy W. Lowry (1860 - 1961)*
  • Welton Lowry (1912 - 2004)*
  • Velma Lowry Mitchuson (1913 - 1989)*
  • David Lowry (1918 - 1918)*
  • Annie Lowry Jacobs (1919 - 2004)*
  • Azell Lowry Godwin (1921 - 2003)*
  • William Henry Lowry (1923 - 1991)*
  • Fannie Mae Lowry Graham (1925 - 2001)*

Burial: Preston Chapel Gospel Church Cemetery Wakulla Robeson County North Carolina, USA

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Flora Lowry's Timeline

March 9, 1886
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
September 26, 1912
Age 26
Pembroke, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
December 6, 1913
Age 27
Pembroke, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
February 23, 1916
Age 29
March 14, 1918
Age 32
Pembroke, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
February 19, 1919
Age 32
Pembroke, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
July 8, 1921
Age 35
Pembroke, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
August 9, 1923
Age 37
Pembroke, Robeson County, North Carolina, United States
July 20, 1942
Age 56
Carver's Creek, Bladen, North Carolina, USA