|Birth: ||Apr. 7, 1946|
|Death: ||Feb. 20, 2007|
Donald O. Dowdy, 60, of Mayfield died at 6:20 a.m. Tuesday at his home.
A U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, he retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. in Union City, Tenn. He was a member and deacon at Hickory Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife of 40 years, Janie Dowdy; a son, Gregory Todd Dowdy of Mayfield; a daughter, Tammy R. Bell of Mayfield; four brothers, Bobby Dowdy of Elgin, Texas, and Billy Dean Dowdy, Thelma Dowdy Jr. and Freddie Dowdy, all of Mayfield; a sister, Shirley Atherton of Mayfield; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother. His parents were Thelma Dowdy Sr. and Mable Cope Dowdy.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Byrn Funeral Home. The Revs. Mark Dowdy, C.W. Barnhill and Glenn Cope will officiate. Burial with military rites will be in Dowdy Cemetery.
Dianna Jane Winfrey Dowdy (1948 - 2010)*
Dec 17 1966 SGT US ARMY VIETNAM BRONZE STAR MEDAL PURPLE HEART
Dowdy Cemetery #1 (Main)
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Record added: Sep 20, 2007
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