Mr. Lemuel Wallace Dowdy, Sr.
Attorney Lemuel Dowdy, Sr. of Southern Pines, NC, passed away on July 31, 2022. He was the son of the late Lewis C. Dowdy, Sr., and Elizabeth Smith Dowdy of Greensboro, NC.
No public Viewing will be held. A virtual memorial service will be held September 6, 2022, at 1:00 PM.
A private Inurnment, with military rites, will be held September 7, 2022, at Woodlawn Cemetery in Southern Pines. He was a United States Army veteran.
Attorney Dowdy is survived by his wife; Cynthia Robinson Dowdy; son; Lemuel W. Dowdy, Jr.; brother, Lewis C. Dowdy (Patricia); sister; Elizabeth King Dowdy; grandson, Jordan D. Dowdy; one nephew, many nieces, cousins, extended family members and friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Lewis & Elizabeth Dowdy Scholars Enrichment Program at NC A&T State University. Please make checks payable to NC A&T Foundation, Inc., and write “Dowdy Scholars Program” on the memo line. Mail donations to Advanced Operations, Dowdy Building, 4th Floor, Suite 400, 1601 E. Market Street, Greensboro, NC 27411. For information and assistance with on-line donations, please call the Advancement Operations Office at 336-334-7600. Or donations can be sent to The Community Foundation of Greensboro Dudley Legacy Fund, 301 North Elm Street, Suite 100, Greensboro, NC 27401.