ROCK HILL -- Mr. Robert Melvin Lowder Jr., 31, of 2127 Dutchman Drive, Apt. 101, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, with Drs. Jerry Sosebee, Tom Patterson and Rev. Bobby Taylor officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hills Cemetery.
A native of Rock Hill, S.C., Mr. Lowder was a son of Robert M. Lowder, Sr. of the home and the late Dona Parks Lowder. He was a member of Northside Baptist Church and graduated from the Northwestern High School Special Ed Program.
In addition to his father, Mr. Lowder is survived by his sisters, Donna Lynn Roberts and husband, Randy of Lockhart, S.C., and Patty E. Lowder of Rock Hill; eight uncles; seven aunts; seven nieces; one nephew; two great-nieces; one great-nephew; a number of cousins; his companion, Michelle DuBose of Rock Hill; as well as, a host of special friends. He was preceded in death by his sister, Sherril Jean Lowder Hyatt.
The family will receive friends 6 to 7:30 p.m. today, Jan. 17, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill and other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to Special Olympics, 810 Dutch Square Blvd., Columbia, SC 29210.