Obit: Daniel McDowell

Obit: Daniel McDowell

January 4th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

ROSSVILLE Daniel Sparrell McDowell, 67, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013.Danny was a lifelong resident of Rossville and was of the Baptist faith. He was the owner/operator of McDowell Trucking and Grading for 33 years, started in the racing industry in the late 70s as a driver for more than 24 years.Danny was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd and Gwinalee McCarty McDowell.He is survived by his sons and daughter-in-law, Dale McDowell, of Chickamauga and Shane and Sara McDowell, of Clemmons, N.C.; and special friend, Vickie Edwards.The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Leroy Wilson officiating.Interment will follow at Lakewood Memorial Gardens, South.The family will receive friends after 5 p.m. today and prior to the service on Saturday.Arrangements by W.L. Wilson and Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe.