Willis Lemuel Lowery 83, of Collinsville, Texas passed away Monday, November 25, 2019 at the Wilson and Jones Hospital in Sherman, Texas. He was born on May 8, 1936 in Greasy Bend, Oklahoma to the late Willie Rayford Lowery and Clellie Loftis Lowery. Lemuel was raised in Greasy Bend and attended the Mannsville Schools. He married Norma Lone on May 18, 1957 in Madill. Lemuel worked for General Motors for over 30 years retiring in 1987. He attended the Collinsville Bible Baptist Church and was clock collector. Lemuel enjoyed mowing lawns, doing yard work and loved working with wood.
He is survived by wife, Norma Lowery, Collinsville, Texas; children Don Lowery, Whitesboro, Texas, Trena Milburn and husband Mark, Mansfield, Texas; grandchildren Paul Cotter, Eric Cotter, Matt Cotter and Dalton Milburn; great grandchildren Tyler Cotter, Emma Cotter, Trevor Cotter, Kamryn Cotter, Violet Cotter, Nathan Winters, and Dillon Callas; brothers Lloyd Lowery and wife Mollie, Mansfield, Texas, Jody Lowery, Springtown, Texas, Willie Lowery and Mary, Mannsville, Oklahoma; sisters Wanda Gean Lone, Madill, Oklahoma, Shirley Johnson, Mannsville, Oklahoma; sister in-law: Joy Lowery, Murchison, Texas and several nieces and nephews.
Lemuel was preceded in death by his parents, 1 son; Alan Lowery, son in-law; Paul David Cotter, 2 brothers; Bud and Donnie Lowery.
Visitation was held December 1st at Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma.
Services were held on December 2, 2019 at the Watts Memorial Chapel, Madill, Oklahoma. Dan Eakin officiated the service. Interment was done at the Woodberry-Forest Cemetery, Madill, Oklahoma. Services were under the direction of Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to wattsfuneralhome.com.
Casket Bearers: Paul Cotter, Eric Cotter, Matt Cotter, Tyler Cotter, Trevor Cotter, Nathan Winters and Dillon Callas.