James L. Lowry, 77, of Avon, passed away on October 19, 2017. Born November 20, 1939 in Carbondale, Illinois, he was the son of James and Mary Summers Lowry. James graduated from Broad Ripple High School, attended Butler University, and the IU School of Law. He also served in the National Guard Reserves.
He began practicing law in 1966 and has practiced law in Danville for 46 years. He served in many capacities with Life Centers of Indiana and was an active member and elder at the Crossroads Church of Avon.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Shaffer Lowry of Avon; children, Jennifer (Patrick) McNabb of Danville, James (Fay) Lowry of Columbia, MO., Thomas (Danica) Lowry of Eau Claire, WI., Lynne (Kip) Kypuros of San Marcos, TX., Sean (Sarah) McCloskey, Timothy McCloskey, both of Indianapolis; sister, Lyndel (Stanley) Trager of Carmel; 13 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. His parents and sister, Diane Lively, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 pm on Thursday, October 26, 2017 in Baker Funeral Home, Danville. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Crossroads Church of Avon. Contributions may be made to the Life Centers of Indiana at https://lifecenters.com/. Online condolences may be made at www.bakerfuneralservice.com.
Published on October 23, 2017