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Dorothy Wynell Thrift Sowell
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1928
Ware County
Georgia, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 2013
Ware County
Georgia, USA

Dorothy Wynelle Thrift Sowell
Born in Waycross, GA on Dec. 31, 1928
Departed on Aug. 25, 2013 and resided in Hoboken, GA

Visitation: Pending
Service: Pending
Cemetery: Pending

Dorothy Wynell Thrift Sowell, 84, died Sunday evening at Satilla Care Center following an extended illness.

She was a native of Waycross, had lived most of her life in the Atlanta area, but had made her home in Hoboken for the past 18 years. She was the daughter of the late Marvin Thrift and Ida Estelle Smith Thrift. She was also preceded in death by a son Marvin Lewis Sowell.

Mrs. Sowell was a charter member of Rosebud Church of God of Prophecy in Waycross. She was the former office manager for Bill Wages Volkswagen-Mazda, and had formerly been employed with East Point Ford and the Elmer Dailey Dealership.

Survivors include a daughter, Angela Wynette Sowell Elliott of Hoboken, a son, Jerry Lynn Sowell (wife Kalena) of Wedowee, AL, two grandsons, William Cody Elliott and Jessy Colt Elliott, a sister, Lucille Filippone of Newnan, a niece, Deanne Joy of Newnan, a brother-in-law, Henry "Bunky" Sowell (wife Delores) of Waycross, two sister-in-laws, Kathleen Stokes and Bobbie Mealling both of Brunswick.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Music Funeral Home.

Sympathy can be expressed by signing the online registry at

Music Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Family links: 
  Elmer Franklin Sowell (1929 - 1997)
  Marvin Lewis Sowell (1954 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenlawn Cemetery
Ware County
Georgia, USA
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Record added: Sep 19, 2009
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Dorothy Wynell <i>Thrift</i> Sowell
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Dorothy Wynell <i>Thrift</i> Sowell
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Dorothy Wynell <i>Thrift</i> Sowell
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 Added: Aug. 27, 2013

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