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Geraldine McDowell

October 4, 1948 November 15, 2018
Geraldine McDowell
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On Thursday, November 15, 2018, Geraldine Deloris McDowell peacefully passed away at her residence.
Geraldine Deloris McDowell was born in Olanta, SC to the late Lewis and Rosa Mae Shields. She was one of five children.
Geraldine was educated in the Florence and Sumter County School Systems.
Geraldine was affectionately known as “Lois” to her family and those close to her. She accepted Christ as her personal Savior and joined Mt Zion Freewill Baptist Church at a young age. Later she joined Emwell Baptist Church, worked faithfully within the church until her health declined. She held positions within the church, such as, Usher Board member, Kitchen Committee and Pastor’s Aide.
Children, Marie (Larry) Lighty and Owida Shields both of Florence, SC, step-daughter, Mary (Albert) McFadden; Siblings, Bettie (William) McCrae, Audrey Hickman; grandchildren, Larry Shields, Harriett Shields, Winter Shields, Zachary Shields and Shannon McCrae; five step-grandchildren; great-grandchildren, Damon Jackson, Layla Shields; uncles, Andrew Hickman, HK Willie (Eula Mae) McCray, Linsey McCray; aunt, Rea (Wayman) Edwards; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and in-laws, friends; special friends, Shirley Gee, Cinder Dickey and Angel Goodman.

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Emwell Baptist church

3050 Amwell Church Road
Lynchburg, SC 29080

Emwell Baptist church
3050 Amwell Church Road Lynchburg 29080 SC
United States

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