Billy Wade Lowe, 68, of the Capital Hill community, passed away October 1, 2013, at his home.

Born in Scott County, October 20, 1944, he was preceded in death by his father, Nelson Lowe; infant brothers: Johnny Wayne, and Roger Dean Lowe; and infant sister, Jennifer Louise Lowe.

He was a member of Winona Baptist Church, and was a Mason for 31 years.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce Ann Lowe; children: Buffeia Baird and husband, Scotty, Tonya Renee Lowe, Tiffany Michelle Byrge and husband, Larry, and Jody Shane Lowe; mother, Linda Massengale Lowe; grandchildren: Christopher Scott Baird, Jakota Wade Charles Baird, Taylor Dawn Carson, Jordan Blake Lowe, Justin Cole Nelson, Amber Danielle Loggins, and Emily Paige Byrge; step-grandchildren: Emily Grace Taylor, James Claude Taylor, Bo Daniel Byrge, Shane Lewis Byrge, Jeremy Thomas, and Indira Lynne Smothers; brothers: Clem Lowe and wife, Linda, and Kern Lowe and wife, Loretta;  sister, Charlotte Hawn and husband, Charles; several nieces and nephews, and many other relatives.

Masonic service was conducted October 3, and funeral service was conducted October 4, in the chapel of Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville with Bro. Gary Griffith and Bro. Carlie Duncan officiating. Music was provided by Tammy Hutson. Burial followed at Hembree Cemetery.

Four Oaks Funeral Home of Huntsville had charge of arrangements.