Helen Sue Dowker, age 70, of Rockwood bravely passed away on Sunday, Feb. 1. She was a member of Post Oak Springs Christian Church. She will be forever missed by her daughter, Suzanne Emmert and husband Keith, her 3 grandchildren Samantha Saunders and husband, Jonathan, Seth Emmert & Jessie Emmert, and her great granddaughter Lexi Saunders. Others left to cherish her memory include: brother Willard Franklin, mother-in-law, Mary “Nanny” Dowker, brothers-in-law, Don & Steve Dowker, true and faithful friends, Emma Mattox & Nancy Cranfield. In addition to her canine companion, Skeeter, she leaves many family members, neighbors & friends too numerous to list. She was preceded in death by husband, David Dowker; father, Leslie Franklin; mother, Hilda Barnes; brothers, Willie & Kermit Franklin; sister, Evelyn Franklin; father in law, J.C. Dowker; sister in law, Sue Reichart. The family will receive friends on Saturday, Feb. 7, at Evans Mortuary in Rockwood from 12:30 – 2. The funeral will follow at 2 with Preacher Patrick McMullen and Keith Emmert officiating. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery immediately following.
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