Obituary of Esther Lowery
Esther Asato Lowery, 72, widow of Richard Lee Lowery, died Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Palmetto Health Richland Hospital in Columbia.
Born in Hawaii, she was a daughter of the late Seikichi Edward Asato and Violet Kiku Asato.
She was retired from Bosch Corporation.
Surviving are one son, James Lowery, Sr. (Rhonda) of Sumter; 8 grandchildren, Elizabeth Lowery Mizzell (Austin), Ashlyn Lowery, Abby Lowery, Hunter Lowery, James Lowery, Jr., Kelsey Hylton, Dylan Hylton, Devon Rudd; and her best friend, Joann Barrineau.
She was predeceased by a daughter, Amanda K. Rudd.
Memorial Services will be held at 3 P.M. Friday at New Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. David Richardson officiating.
Burial will be in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2 P.M. to 3 P.M. Friday at New Calvary Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com
Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.