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Melinda Lowder

March 1, 1960 ~ April 13, 2022 (age 62)


Melinda Collin Lowder, 62, of Norwood, passed away Wednesday night, April 13, 2022 at Bethany Woods in Albemarle.

Funeral services will be held 2:00PM  Wednesday, April 20, 2022 in Edwards Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. David Hatley will officiate and interment will follow in Mt. Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friend one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Melinda was born March 1, 1960 in Stanly County to the late James Issac and Edna Thompson Lowder.  She was a 1978 graduate of South Stanly High School and was a member of Mount Zion United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, David Louis Lowder and sister, Lessie Marie Lowder. 

She is survived by brothers, Odem James Lowder(Joanne) of Hyde Park, NY, Donnie Noe Lowder(Sarah) of Albemarle; Sherry Daniel Lowder(Deborah) of New London and Kimball Mark Lowder(Dana) of Norwood; nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Mt. Zion United Methodist Church 8402 Whitley Road, Norwood, NC 28128.


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April 20, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Edwards Funeral Homes
120 College Street
Norwood, NC 28128

Funeral Service
April 20, 2022

2:00 PM
Edwards Funeral Home Chapel
120 College Street
Norwood, NC 28128

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