Society

Towery

Ser vices for Lucille ( Kyle) Towery, 95, of Rockdale will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Salt y Communit y Church. Burial will follow in Salty Cemetery.

Visitation is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale.

Mrs. Towery died Monday, May 2, at Manor Oaks Nursing Home in Rockdale.

She was born March 14. 1916, in the Forest Grove community to Jack Anthis Kyle and Birdie Mae (Henry) Kyle.

Mrs. Towery was a 1934 graduate of Rockdale High School.

She married Mark Towery on May 12, 1934, in Cameron at the courthouse.

Mrs. Towery lived the past 4½ years in Rockdale, previously living in Thorndale and in the Salty Community for many years.

She was a member of Conoley C ommunit y Church a nd the Daughters of the American Revolution; a lifelong member of the Town & Country Club; and a founding member of the Salty Square Dance Club.

Mrs. Towery was a Sunday school teacher at Salty Church for many years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Mark Towery; a son, Jackie Bohn Towery; a sonin law, Lee Roy Caffey; a sister, Ila Odell Kyle; and two brothers, Graham Gillis Kyle and Henry Welton Kyle.

Survivors are three daughters, Dana Caffey of Rockdale, Sandra Braswell and husband Bill of Austin, Molly Wilson and husband Jay of South Dakota; a daughter-in-law, Lou Ann Towery of Thorndale; three brothers, Jack Delbert Kyle and wife Mary Charles of Huntsville, Larry Kyle and wife Buttons of Sugar Land, Scotty Kyle and wife Dorothy of Huntsville; and two sisters, Ila Mae Cook and husband John of Louisiana, Phyllis Marshall and husband Fred of Point Venture; also, 12 grandchildren, 22 greatgrandchildren and six greatgreat grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be her grandsons.


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