Garnet A. Lowry, 85

Garnet A. Lowry, 85, of Delmar, Del., passed away peacefully on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2008, at her home. She was formerly employed as a certified medical assistant for the Salisbury Nursing Home, Salisbury, Md. She was a member of the Delmar Wesleyan Church.

Lowry was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Mary (Applegate) Heddleston; and her husband, the Rev. William M. Lowry. She is survived by a stepson, William W. Lowry of Salisbury, Md.; two stepdaughters, Mary Frances Nelson of Salisbury and Marie Derrickson of Laurel, Del.; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; a niece and nephew from Arkansas.

A graveside service was scheduled for Sept. 23, 2008.