Magnolia Holloway Malone Dowdy
Magnolia Holloway Malone Dowdy, 78, of Holly Springs, died Dec. 4, 2016, at her home. She was a member of Thus Saith The Lord MB Church in Holly Springs, where she was a church mother and a food organizer. She was a retired private home domestic worker.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Dec. 14 at New Dimension Salt and Light Ministries with burial in Cottrell Memorial Garden. Rev. Willie Jeffries will officiate. J.F. Brittenum and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She leaves her husband, John Lee Dowdy of Lamar; three daughters, Earlean Malone Martin of Potts Camp, Stephanie Taylor of Hickory Flat, Effie Kimbrough Gray of Aurora, Ill.; six sons, Conniel Malone of Houston, Texas, Robert Malone Kimbrough Sr. of Potts Camp, James Malone of Hickory Flat, Anthony Malone, David Malone Kimbrough Jr., Kenneth Malone Kimbrough, all of Holly Springs; two sisters, Mary Lee Lawrence, Mae Ella Lawrence, both of Holly Springs; four brothers, Oscar Holloway, George Holloway, Darnell Holloway, all of Holly Springs, and John Ricky Holloway of Olive Branch; 49 grandchildren, 62 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren.