SPARTA, N.C.-- Roy Edward Lowe, 84, of Sparta, died July 31, 2011 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C.
He was born Feb. 17, 1927 in Alleghany County, N.C., to the late Vina Lowe White.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mattie Reid Nichols Lowe.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews.
His funeral was held Aug. 2, 2011 at the Grandview Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Sparta, with burial in the Sparta Cemetery.