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Gene Lowrance

Gene Lowrance, 82, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 7, in Bridgeport.

Funeral services were held Friday at Morris Memorial First United Methodist Church in Chico. Burial was held in Chico Cemetery.

Mr. Lowrance was born April 5, 1926, in Iowa Park. He and Wenonah Robertson were married in 1947, in Iowa Park. He was a retired pumper and rancher and was a member of the American Simmental Association, the Texas Deer Association, the Sons of Confederacy, and several livestock committees. He also served on the board of the Texas Farm Bureau and the Chico School Board.

Survivors include a son, Johnny Dan of Chico; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to Texas A&M Foundation, 410 George Bush Dr., College Station, Tx., 77840, Attn: Joe Bruce Lowrance “70 Memorial Scholarship Fund.”

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