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Mr. James Robert Towery

Obituary for Mr. James Robert Towery

December 15, 1930 - November 26, 2020
Murray, Kentucky | Age 89


Mr. James Robert Towery, age 89, of Murray, Kentucky, died on, Thursday, November 26, 2020, at the Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky.

Mr. Towery was born on December 15, 1930, in Calloway County, Kentucky to the late Robert E. Towery and Myra Hanley Towery. He was a retired millwright worker and farmer. Mr. Towery was a member of the West Fork Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Evon Breedlove Towery; as well as one sister, Carolyn Morris.

Survivors include two daughters, Vicky Crick and husband Jim of Murray, Kentucky and Janet Johnson and husband Steve of Medina, Tennessee; one brother, Richard Towery or Murray, Kentucky; four grandchildren, Andrea Tubbs and husband Bryan, Amanda McDaniel and husband Joshua, Rebecca Winters and husband Adam, and Jessica Stegall and husband Josh; five great grandchildren, Rakeshia Riley and husband Daniel, Morgan Sivells and husband Cabot, Keenan Winters, Kyra Winters, and Kendrick Winters; one step-great grandchild, Hailey McDaniel; as well as four great-great grandchildren, Annaliese Riley, James Daniel Riley, Jackson Riley, and Emerson Sivells.

Due to pandemic restrictions private family services will be held. Bro. Randy Kuykendall will officiate, and burial will take place at the Murray City Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to "Lottie Moon", IMB 3806 Monument Ave, Richmond, Virginia 23230, online link, or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-9959.

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201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071
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