Annie South Dowdy, 83, of Fairlea, WV, departed this life on Friday, December 13, 2019.
She was born on March 15, 1936, to Gracie Mae Graham South and Graham Porterfield South in Union, WV.
She was happily married to the love of her life, Bill Dowdy, for 51 years, and they enjoyed woodworking, gardening, canning fruits and vegetables, and just being together.
She was predeceased by her brothers Ed, Graham, Jesse, and David; and her sister, Virginia.
She leaves many behind to cherish her memory, including her daughter, Sandra (Michael); son, Bill Jr. (Karen); grandchildren, Stacey, Britt, Jeffrey, and Neil; her special niece and care-givers, Sharon and Roger Hedrick; and numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
In keeping with her wishes, a graveside service will be held at noon on Wednesday, December 18, 2019, at the New Lebanon Cemetery in Pickaway, WV, with Mr. Roy Massie officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Peyton Hospice House.
Send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the December 16, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.