AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Thursday, May 2, 2002, at the University Hospital, Mr. Rufus Lowe of Old Savannah Road. Mr. Lowe was a native of Augusta and a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church of which Rev. Otis Moss III is pastor, where he served on the trustee board. Mr. Lowe was retired from the State Court as a Juvenile Clerk where he worked for over 50 years. Survivors include a devoted wife, Mrs. Janie H. Lowe, daughter, Ms. Rosa L. Lowe; sisters-in-law, Mrs. Laura (Leo) Baker, Mrs. Mary H. Brathwaite; a special friend of the family, Mrs. Shirley Nixon, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 8, 2002, at 3p.m. from Tabernacle Baptist Church, Rev. Otic Moss III officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery. The remains will lie instate at the church on Wednesday from noon until 2:45p.m. and will not be viewed after the eulogy. Friends may call at the residence or the funeral home. The Historic Dents Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1880s.
The Augusta Chronicle May 7, 2002