CONNIE COFFEY LOWRY, age 72 of Niota, Tenn. passed away Friday, November 5, 2021, in Sweetwater Hospital. She was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn., daughter of the late Thomas Mack and Meda Rebecca Anderson Wicker, and preceded in death by first husband: Bruce Kenneth Coffey, Jr, and Sister: Pamela Aline "Pam" Coleman. She began her career in banking at Bank of Niota and continued as Manager of Peoples Bank of Niota and was an employee of Sweetwater Hospital. She was a lifelong member of Union-McMinn Baptist Church and loved to cook.
Survivors: Husband: Robert Lowry of Niota, Tenn., Daughter: Kristi Coffey Benton of Niota, Tenn. Son and daughter-in-law: Bryan and Melissa Coffey of Niota, Tenn., Four Grandchildren: Kassi Rhea, Bayli Wilson, Karli Benton, and Kendall Coffey. Four Great Grandchildren, Sister: Janie Wilson of Niota, Tenn. several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services 7:00 P.M. Sunday, November 7, 2021 in Union-McMinn Baptist Church with Bryan Coffey and Rev. Doug Alexander officiating. Interment will be 11:00 A.M .Monday, November 8, 2021 in Union-McMinn Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Gerald Wilson, Michael Wilson, Mark Plaster, Howie White, Scott White, Kenny Wallis, and Martin Sewell . The family will receive friends from 4-7 Sunday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to The Benevolence Fund at Union-McMinn Baptist Church. Condolences may be sent to https://laycock-hobbs.com/obituaries/connie-lowry-... Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn. in charge of arrangements.