Clarence Lowe, 77

Clarence Franklin (Frank) Lowe, 77, of Rochelle, died Friday, March 16, 2007, in San Angelo. He was born Sept. 17, 1929, in Kenton, Tenn., to Mark and Martha (Bryant) Lowe. He married Jo Ella Anderson April 11, 1950. She preceded him in death. Visitation was held Sunday, March 18 from 4-6 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home. Services were held Monday, March 19 at 10 a.m. at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel with Billy Don Wright officiating. Burial followed in Rochelle Cemetery. He was an Air Force veteran, a farmer and rancher and a retired bus mechanic for Rochelle Independent School District. He is survived by two daughters, Martha Bennett and husband, Steve, of Rochelle and Sheila Priess and husband, Randy, of Mason; seven grandchildren, Elizabeth Ryan, John Bennett and Emily Bennett of Rochelle and Robert Priess, Randy Priess, Jr., Misty Priess and Roxanne Priess, all of Mason; two sisters-in-law, Katie Morris of Brady and Artie Bee Sheffield of Martin, Tenn.; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Jo Ella, and three brothers, Beauford Sheffield, Laudell Lowe and Leon Lowe.

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