NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. — Mrs. Emma L. Lowe, age 86, of Nicholasville, KY, passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2012, at the Danville Center for Health and Rehabilitation, Danville, KY, following an extended illness.
A native of Jefferson County, TN, she was a daughter of the late John and Emma Clark Collins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Basil Lowe; a son, Thomas Collins; and several brothers and sisters.
She was a retired cook and was a member of Pigeon Valley Baptist Church.
Mrs. Lowe is survived by a daughter, Phyllis Hogan and her husband, Alfred, Hartford, TN; a step-son, Kenneth Lowe and his wife, Jewell, Elizabethton; a sister, Mildred Shroyer and her husband, Dan, Fort Wayne, IN; seven grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; special nieces, Tammy Cobb and her husband, Roger, Brenda Cobb and her husband, Rick, all of Nicholasville, KY; several other nieces and nephews also survive.
The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Sunday, March 4th, in the Chapel of Peace of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, with Rev. David Caughran officiating. Music will be under the direction of Belinda Alley.
The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 PM on Sunday prior to the service in the chapel.
The graveside service and interment will follow the funeral service in the Taylor Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Roger Cobb, Richard Cobb, Steven Cobb, Anthony Hogan, Andy Hogan, Chris Hogan and Mike Alley. Honorary pallbearers will be Kenneth Lowe and Randall Lowe.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses at Central Baptist Hospital for the loving care given to Mrs. Lowe.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guest book or by fax 423 542-9499.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton is serving the family. Office 423 542-2232, Obituary line 543-4917.