Mary Lou Dowdy, 90 of Madison, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at Monroe Manor Nursing Home.
Mrs. Dowdy was born on August 26, 1922 in Woodlawn, Missouri, the daughter of Glen Tipton and Ruby Gilmore Woods. She graduated from Madison High School in 1940 and married Delbert (Bo) Dowdy on February 15, 1941. He preceded her in death in April, 2004. She is survived by one daughter, Kathy Chandler of Madison; one son, James (Melissa) Dowdy of Mexico; one sister, Kate Walker of Macon; two brothers, Glen Woods of Kansas City and Billy Woods of Madison; 7 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, Delbert (Bodie) Jr. in March, 1997 and one brother, Jamie Woods.
She was a member of the Madison Baptist Church, Homemakers Club of Madison and Pleasant Green Club.
Funeral services will be held at Pleasant Green Baptist Church on Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend Don Horne officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Saturday at the church. Burial will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery in Madison. Agnew Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Pleasant Green Baptist Church, Sunset Hill Cemetery or Monroe Manor Activity Department.