Joseph Herschel Dowell, 57, of Spencer, passed away unexpectedly with cancer, on Saturday, August 29, 2020. Joseph was born in Indianapolis on September 18, 1962 to Joseph Parker Dowell and Nancy Bess (Dillman) Dowell. Joseph was a 1981 graduate of Plainfield High School and worked as an Operating Engineer. He belonged to the I.U.O.E. Local 103 of Indianapolis. Joseph loved the Lord and his family and will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew him.
Joseph was a member of the First Apostolic Church of Worthington.
Joseph is survived by his wife, Teresa L. (Seidensticker) Dowell, children, Joey P. and wife Becka Dowell, Jason M. Dowell, Jacob P. Dowell, Jared E. Dowell, Crystal Swinehart, Jennifer and husband Michael Gouldsmith, Myranda and husband Kenneth Stuart, grandchildren, Katrina, Odin, Leighlyn, Lucas, Carissa, Kara, Miah, Asher, Evan, siblings, Linda and husband John Reed, Helen Parr, Lori and husband Bob Weber, Randy and wife Donna Dowell, Beth Webster, Teresa and husband Fritz Abernathy, Amanda Dowell, and many nieces and nephews.
Joseph was preceded in death by his parents, and infant daughters, Mariah and Kayla Dowell.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at the McCormicks Creek Pentecostal Church, 3138 State Highway 46 East, Spencer. Pastor Steve Williams and Pastor Michael Gouldsmith will officiate.
Visitation will be 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Tuesday, September 1, 2020 and again 10:00 AM until the time of service on Wednesday, all at the church.
Arrangements in care of West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home.
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