Robert Junior Lowery

Robert Junior Lowery of Pocola died Friday Dec. 23, 2011, in Fort Smith, Ark.Robert was born March 15, 1935. He was retired from Whirlpool and Choctaw Casino. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Washington Lowery and Eveline “Liza” Lowery, and a son, Robert Allen Lowery. Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Edna Mae Lowery; two daughters and sons-in-law, Retha and Tom Anderson and Karen and Randy Lairamore; two sons, Shawn Lowery and wife Esther, and Shane Lowery; six grandchildren, Brent, Gerald, Nazhoni, Ayiana, and Ethan all of Pocola, and Kaitlyn of Arkoma; three sisters, Maelene Goins and husband Ronald of Branson, Mo., Linda Rogers of Yakima, Wash., and Leta Farmer of Pocola; and one brother, Rayford Lowery and wife Phyllis of Pocola.Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, at Evans Chapel in Pocola. Burial will be at Macedonia Cemetery in Pocola. Pallbearers will be: Jack Lokey, Rex Lokey, Randy Tackett, Bill McKeown, Brian Polk, and Bubba Treat.Online messages may be left at are under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.