Michael Lee McDowell, 63, of Greenwood, died Saturday, October 20, 2018.
Born in Greenwood, September 1, 1955, he was a son of Melvin Lee McDowell and Sara Falls McDowell. Michael was a graduate of Greenwood High School, where he was an all-around athlete, and attended Lander University.
Michael had a passion for music and poetry. His family and friends were the most important part of his life. He was one of a kind and he made everyone feel like his best friend.
Surviving in addition to his parents are his children, Jon Michael McDowell (Brandy), Ashley Wetherington (Zach) and Katherine McDowell; grandchildren, Kaylee Royster, Brady McDowell, Owen McDowell, Smith Wetherington and Hixon Wetherington.
Memorial services will be conducted at 4:00 PM Saturday, October 27, 2018, at the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel in Greenwood.
Following the memorial service, the family will host a reception at Howard’s on Main in Uptown Greenwood to celebrate Michael’s life.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association SC Chapter, 901 South Pine Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302.
For online condolences visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the McDowell family.