Vema Lowe Funderburk, of Laurel, MS, born September 6, 1918, passed away on June 11, 2019, at Comfort Care Nursing Center at the age of 100.

Mrs. Funderburk was employed as a bookkeeper at Sunset Gardens prior to her retirement.

She was preceded in death by her husband, A. H. Funderburk; parents, John J. Lowe and Vermell Bush Lowe; brothers, Otis Lowe and Nelson Lowe; and sister, Velma Lowe Craft.

She is survived by her nieces, Norma Craft Fisher (Gene) of Ironton, MO, Linda Craft Legg (Charles) of Laurel, Kay Craft Walters (Thomas V.) of Laurel, Barbara Lois Lowe Busby of Laurel, Doris Lowe Lyon (Dorman) of Laurel, Marcia Lowe Clark (Rick) of Junction, TX, Beth Lowe Wiygul (Bill) of Birmingham, AL, Nancy Lowe Gotham of Birmingham, and Vickie Lowe Frey (Jerry) of Birmingham; nephew, David T. Craft (Brenda) of Laurel; sister-in-law, Dorothy Kelly Lowe of Birmingham; and a host of great nieces and nephews that span four generations.

Services will be held at Memory Chapel Funeral Home on Friday, June 14, 2019. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. and the service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be at Shady Grove Cemetery. Dr. Randy Turner will officiate.

Pallbearers will be Brian Busby, Brody Busby, Keith Busby, Mason Hennis, Joey Ulmer, and Byron Walters.

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