Grace Lowe

Grace Lowe, 106, formerly of Burden, died Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at Cumbernauld Village in Winfield.

Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, at Miles Funeral Service. Burial will be in New Salem Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established at the First Presbyterian Church. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

Grace Lowe was born June 13, 1913 to Claude and Georgia (Bright) Womacks, on a farm southeast of Atlanta. She received her early education at Baltimore district grade school and graduated from Atlanta High School in 1931. After graduation, she worked in a combined café-grocery store and a bank.

Grace and Floyd L. “Bud” Lowe married Oct. 22, 1933, in Winfield. During the 73 years they lived on their farm in rural Burden, she did a lot of cooking and helped with chores. She drove a truck and hauled grain for more than 60 years. She belonged to many organizations, including the Elks Auxiliary and Cowbells. Grace was a member of the First Presbyterian Church. Her hobbies included cooking, camping, watching TV and shopping.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Phyllis Sigler; three brothers, Eugene Womacks, Donald Womacks, and S.C. Womacks; son-in law, J.C. Kunneman; and grandson-in-law, Philip Hammer.

Survivors include her daughters, Jacquelyn Russell and husband, Ralph, of Winfield; and Janyth Kunneman, of Okarche, Okla.; her grandchildren and their spouses, Janna and Larry Nichols, of Tulsa, Okla.; Kayla Hammer, of Panhandle, Texas; Kyle and Debbie Russell, of Derby; and Lance and Donna Kunneman, of Okarche, Okla.; great-grandchildren, Kelby Nichols, Avery and Sara Nichols, Sarah and Andrew Harlan, Travis and Jacy Hammer, Adam and Heather Russell, Erik Russell, Lauren Russell, Macy Kunneman, and Zac and Brook Kunneman; and great-great granddaughter, McKenna.

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