Obituary for Donnie Lyn McDowell

    • Name: Donnie Lyn McDowell
    • Home Town: Supply
    • Date of Death: 09/06/2019
    • Birth Place: New Hanover County, NC
    • Birth Date: 04/19/1972
    • Service Date: 09/10/2019 at 03:00 PM
    • Visit Date: 09/10/2019
    • Visit Times: One Hour Prior to the Service
    • Service Place: Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte Chapel
    • Interment: Galloway Cemetery, West

    Donnie Lyn McDowell, 47, of Supply passed away Friday, September 6, 2019. He was born April 19, 1972, to the late Bobby and JoAnn Sellers McDowell.

    He is survived by brothers, Allan McDowell and Brian McDowell (Rhonda) along with a host of other family members and friends; nephews and nieces, Jared, Allie, Owen, Kaylee and Kenzie; and his long time love, Lisa Simmons.

    Lyn was a heavy equipment operator all of his adult life and was especially good at running a bulldozer. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, flounder fishing, and growing vegetables and flowers.

    The Funeral Service will be conducted at 3:00 PM, Tuesday, September 10, 2019 in the Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel, Shallotte, with The Rev. Jason Benton officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in the Galloway Cemetery, West, Supply, NC.

    Casket bearers will be Allan McDowell, Brian McDowell, Mike Phillips, Kent Phillips, Brent Phillips, and Kendall Ward.  Honorary casket bearers will be friends and co-workers.

    The family appreciates the many thoughts, prayers, and calls. They also wish to express special thanks to Chief Mark Hewett and crew of the Civietown Fire Department; the Supply Fire Department; Bill Bailey and Bossy Clemmons; and Brunswick County Emergency Medical Services.

    Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.

    On-line condolences may be sent to the family at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte

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Dicky Powell Owner/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Connie Powell Owner/Funeral Director
Larry Andrews General Manager/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Jason L. Benton Manager/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Jack White Crematory Operator
Joseph Benton Funeral Assistant
Susie Babson Accountant
Dave Andrews Horticulturist
Scottie Babson Funeral Assistant/Crematory Operator


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