The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

January 21, 2013

Penny Lowder


Sunday, January 20, 2013 — Penny Lowder, 89, of Rutherfordton, N.C., passed away January 15, 2013, at Hospice of Rutherford County.

She is survived by her daughter, Sandy Chambers and husband David of Rutherfordton, N.C.; son, William “Sonny” Lowder and wife Pat of Albemarle, N.C.; and daughter, Debbie Mauch of Phenix City, Ala. She is also survived by eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

She was a loving mother and devoted grandmother and great-grandmother. As a charter member of the Rutherford Quilt Guild, she enjoyed her last few years attending meetings and quilting.

In lieu of flowers the family would like memorial contributions made to Rutherford Quilt Guild Inc., c/o Deanne Johnson –  President, 171 Wilson Court, Lake Lure, NC 28746.

The family received family and friends on Saturday, January 19, 2013, at the home of Sandy and David Chambers, 3074 Polk County Line Road, Rutherfordton, NC from 1-5 p.m. for a celebration of her life.

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