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William Dowe Oliver

March 2, 1921 April 27, 2018
William Dowe Oliver
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William Dowe Oliver, 97, of Moss Point, MS, passed away Friday, April 27, 2018 in Lucedale, MS. Dowe served in the United States Army during World War II, worked at International Paper, and worked for Jackson County. Dowe was a member of Safe Harbor United Methodist Church in Escatawpa for over 70 years. He served his church as a Lay Speaker for 52 years, Lay Leader 45 years, and 38 years as a Sunday School Teacher. Dowe was a wonderful servant of the Lord. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend.
Dowe was preceded in death by his wife, Sophia Oliver, daughter, Anita Oliver Lucas, parents, William C & Erette Oliver, sister, Vivian Oliver Roper, and brothers, Lloyd Vance & Clyde Auther.
He is survived by his son, W.D. (Arlene) Oliver Jr.; son-in-law, Jerry (Annett) Lucas; sister-in-law, Alda Rae Canfield; grandchildren, Jason Lee (Kendra) Lucas, Justin Lyle (Sharon)Lucas, Kenneth (Tracey) Craig, Kevin (Kelli) Barfield, and John (Sarah) Glass; great-grandchildren, Jackson Dowe Lucas, Harrison Lee Lucas, Leona Craig, Launa Craig, Trey Craig, Cecelia Craig, Jesse Dowe Craig, Kayla Barfield, Bowie Dee Glass, Mary Lynn Glass, Brennan Glass, Jeremiah Harlan, Justin Harlan, Jason Harlan, Riley Gillis, and Bailey Gillis; along with other family and friends.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, April 29, 2018, from 2:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Safe Harbor United Methodist Church in Escatawpa, MS. Funeral service will follow beginning at 3:00 p.m. with Bro. Larry White, Bro. Gene Vance, and Bro. Robbie Murden officiating. Interment will follow at Griffin Cemetery in Moss Point, MS.
Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated, in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may view and sign the online register book for William Dowe Oliver at www.heritagefuneralhome.us


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Visitation

Sunday

29

Apr

2:00 PM 4/29/2018 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 4/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
Safe Harbor United Methodist Church

12000 Highway 63
Moss Point, Mississippi 39562

Safe Harbor United Methodist Church
12000 Highway 63 Moss Point 39562 Mississippi
United States

Service

Sunday

29

Apr

3:00 PM 4/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
Safe Harbor United Methodist Church

12000 Highway 63
Moss Point, Mississippi 39562

Safe Harbor United Methodist Church
12000 Highway 63 Moss Point 39562 Mississippi
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Griffin Cemetery Final Resting Place

2700 Dantzler Street Moss Point MS, 39563
Moss Point, Mississippi 39565

2700 Dantzler Street Moss Point MS, 39563 Moss Point 39565 Mississippi
United States
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