Evelyn Russell Dowdy
Evelyn Russell Dowdy was born October 21, 1934, daughter of Christine and A.R. Russell, and died September 29, 2019. She passed away peacefully with family by her side at the age of 84.

Children who will cherish her legacy are her son, James Russell Dowdy of Huntsville, Texas, daughter, Lisa Mokry and her husband Stephen of San Antonio, Texas, and daughter Kathy Shafer and her husband Carl of Coppell, Texas. She was also a loving grandma to Cohner Mokry and wife Courtney of San Antonio, Texas, Bailee and Danielle Mokry of San Antonio, Texas, Ryan Shafer and wife Ashley of Justin, Texas, Ashley Farrell and husband Brendan of Coppell, Texas and Reid Shafer of Coppell, Texas; three great granddaughters Camden and Sloane Shafer of Justin, Texas and Charlotte Farrell of Coppell, Texas.

Evelyn lived a full life as a wonderful mother, homemaker, educator and real estate agent. She loved to cook, crochet, garden, dance, fish and spend time out in the country. Her delicious cooking was appreciated and admired. Many of her recipes will continue to be on a family members table for years to come.

Graveside services will be Saturday, October 5, 2019, at 11 a.m. in the Adickes Addition of Oakwood Cemetery with the Rev. Carol Williams officiating under the direction of Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Friday, October 4, 2019 from 6-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Those wishing to leave memorial condolences for the family may do so at www.shmfh.com.
Published on October 1, 2019

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