Buren A. Lown (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)


NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mr. Buren A. Lown, Sr., 87, of Stanton Drive, North Augusta, SC, who entered into rest August 12, 2010 will be conducted Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock from Fairview Presbyterian Church. Dr. Robert F. Fuller, Jr. and Dr. G. Daniel McCall officiating. Interment in Pineview Memorial Park. Mr. Lown was a native of Leesville, SC, having made North Augusta his home for the past 52 years. He was a member of Fairview Presbyterian Church where he had served as an Elder, a US Navy Veteran of World War II and a member of the Board of Trustees of the Thornwell Home for Children. Mr. Lown was the former Principal of Paul Knox Jr. High School and had retired as the Superintendent of the North Augusta Area II Schools. He was active for many years in Church , Community and School Affairs. Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Mary Frances Coleman Lown; a son and daughter-in-law, Al and Mary Lown, North Augusta; a daughter and son-in-law, Popie and Randy Roberts, Easley, SC; four grandchildren, Ben Lown, Jessica Bonnette, Matthew Roberts and Popie Frances Roberts; a brother, Audrey Lown, North Augusta. Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Fellowship Sunday School Class. Active Pallbearers will be Ben Lown, Mike Driver, Frank Rogers, Rod Greenway, Tim Campbell and Richard Pearce. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Saturday evening from 4 until 6. Memorials may be made to Fairview Presbyterian Church Building Fund, 1101 Carolina Ave., North Augusta, SC 29841 or Thornwell Home for Children, PO Box 60, Clinton, SC 29325. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry online at www.poseyfuneralhome.com

The Augusta Chronicle-August 14, 2010