Anne Lowell


Mrs. Anne Leatherbury Lowell, 99, wife of the late John B. Lowell and a resident of Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay, passed away Thursday, June 30, 2022, at her residence. A native of Machipongo, she was the daughter of the late A.T. Leatherbury and the late Mildred Nottingham Leatherbury. Anne was a retired medical librarian and a member of Christ Episcopal Church, Christ and St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Great Bridge Chapter DAR, Norfolk Women’s Club, and volunteered at Norfolk General Hospital.

She is survived by one nephew, Dixon Leatherbury, and his wife, Beverly, of Machipongo; one niece, Kitty L. McCarthy, and her partner, Dan Bowen, of Nassawadox; and numerous great-nieces and great-nephews.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022, at 10 a.m., at Christ Episcopal Church, 16304 Courthouse Road, Eastville, with the Rev. Janet Wheelock officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 367, Eastville, VA 23347.

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Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.
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