Lynne Heatherly Sowell, age 60 of Springfield, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at The Waters of Springfield.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of the Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield with Pastor Billy Townsend officiating.
Visitation with the family will be held at the funeral home Saturday from 11 a.m. until the hour of service at 1 p.m.
The family and friends of Mrs. Sowell are encouraged to gather at the Catfish House in Springfield at 2 p.m. to reminisce.
Mrs. Sowell was born October 25, 1958 in Harrisburg, PA to the late George Robert and Edith Darrin Heatherly. She loved cars and owned with her husband an auto repair shop where she enjoyed doing upholstery work. She also worked at O’Reilly’s and Electrolux. While living in Harrisburg she enjoyed participating in the Culinary Food Services Program there.
In addition to her parents Mrs. Sowell is preceded in death by her brother, David Heatherly.
She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Sowell; son, Andrew (Noah Eckert) Heatherly of White House; step-son, David Sowell of Springfield; grandchildren, Alicia Nicole Sowell, Noah Sowell and Meagan Sowell; and great-grandchildren, Mailey Sowell and Cameron Boyd Sowell.
Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield is in charge of these arrangements.