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“My condolences to Bernard,Gail, Kenneth and family. I am truly missing cousin Chris. She was always there for me. We could spend endless time...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: mary veal - Ventura, CA - cousin

“My condolences to Bernard,Gail, Kenneth and family. I am truly missing cousin Chris. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: mary veal - Ventura, CA - cousin

“I Mariecelle Lenise Lowery Mother of Ervin Laman ce Coley III and Odarrious Antwone Lowery-Featherstone I speechless with memories from the Queen in...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Mariecelle Lowery - Emeryville, CA

“Thx for taking care of me, we love ya! ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Jorden montgomery - Antioch, CA

“I hope your in a better place I love auntie chris ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jaden montgomery - Antioch, CA

“hope to see you and MJ on the other side!! ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: antonio tatum /tony/ - LA

“Granny i miss you so much. My heart hurts rhat your not here. All i can so is think about all of the absolutely amazing times we have spent together...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Shamisha Lowery-johnson - CA

“From the first time you met baby Denise you showered her with amazing love. Thank you for always thinking of her. With every gift you bestowed on her...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Ilea and Denise - modesto, CA

“Your cousin from Arkansas needed a place to stay. Thanks for for opening your home and heart to me. I am forever grateful. I love you and miss you,...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Zora - Compton, CA - Cousin

Christell Lowery was born October 20, 1934, to the late Harper Williams and Lillie Kilgore-Williams in Mount Willy, Arkansas. The family consisted of nine children: six sons and three daughters.

Christell accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, uniting with the Salem Baptist Church, and as a public confession of faith in Christ, she was baptized by Reverend Hildred. She loved the Lord and was an active member of the Antioch Church Family. She was also a member of the Eastern Stars.

In 1953, Christell was married to the love of her life, the late Miller John Lowery. From this union four children- three sons and one daughter were born. Christell was known for her compassion and caring nature. She was always helping someone, especially children. From rearing her own children, family members, and later providing for foster children in her home until her health failed.

Christell received her education from Gambling State University, Grambling, LA; and was later employed by several hospitals including, but not limited to Laguna Honda and San Francisco General; retiring as a nurse from the Martinez Regional Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her husband, her son, Miller Ettain Lowery and great-grandchildren- Ervin Conley, III and Carrie Ja'Nei Johnson.

Christell's legacy will live on in the lives of her children, Bernard A. Lowery, Kenneth E. Lowery, Gail (Rodney) Lowery-Berryman, Annia (Derrick) Crawford-Shelton, and Thea (Kirk) Crawford-Johnson; grandchildren, Maricielle D. Lowery, Sharelle D. Lowery, Shamicha (Edwin) Lowery-Johnson, Sharne (Nicholas) Lowery-Calvert, and Sommer Lowery; a great-grandchildren, Odarrius Featherstone, and a host of other relatives and friends.