HAROLD DEAN DOWDY, 60, of Newport, departed this life Friday, February 24, 2017, at his home. Harold was a carpenter, and enjoyed the outdoor life of fishing, hunting, and camping out in the woods and along the rivers. He was a son of Claude “Jack” Dowdy of Newport and the late Mary Wilson Cumbee Dowdy. He is also survived by his daughters Summer Ramsey and Lindsay Dowdy both of Christiansburg; his grand children Brady and Noah; his sisters Sylvia J Stump and her husband Donnie L. Stump of Newport, Melissa Vanhoozier and her husband Mike Vanhoozier of Newport, and Sandy Dowdy of Newport.
In respect to Harold’s wishes there will be no visitation or funeral services. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.