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ValDona Irene Meeks Dowell
Birth: Feb. 20, 1924
Perkins
Payne County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1979
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA

Wife of Bill E Dowell
married: 25 Dec 1943 in Stillwater, Payne Co., Oklahoma
Daughter of Leola Grace Ellis & George Wesley Meeks.
California Death Cert. #2138
mother of Theron L. Dowell

Obit:
Dowell, Val Dona - Services will be held in Greenlawn Memorial Chapel, Friday at 1:30 p.m., for Valdona Irene Dowell, 55, 253 Las Flores, who died Oct. 1 in Bakersfield hospital. Dr. Thomas W. Toler will officiate, and interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Mrs Dowell, a native of Oklahoma, had resided in Kern County for 34 years, and was a clerk for 15 years, employed by Brock's Department Store, she was a member of First Christian Church. Survivors include her husband Bill E Dowell; son Theron Dowell of Palmdale; brother Charles Meeks of Oklahoma; grandchildren, Lea, June, and Wesley. Pallbearers will be Ernie Billingsley, Gary Cox, Dick Hatcher, Merlyn Moore, Floyd Martin, and Ralph Arms. The Family requests that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the cancer society. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Wesley Meeks (1884 - 1961)
  Leola Grace Ellis Meeks (1889 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Billy Eugene Dowell (1924 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Leona Pearl Meeks Sanders (1906 - 1935)*
  Charles Ellis Meeks (1908 - 1984)*
  ValDona Irene Meeks Dowell (1924 - 1979)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Theron Dowell
Originally Created by: Belva
Record added: Apr 15, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8637353
ValDona Irene <i>Meeks</i> Dowell
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ValDona Irene <i>Meeks</i> Dowell
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ValDona Irene <i>Meeks</i> Dowell
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