Elon – Rastus Eugene Lowe, 87, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 20, 2020 at home surrounded by his family. He was a native of Guilford County and the son of the late Edd Stiner and Mozelle Apple Lowe. He was the husband of the late Minnie Eva Hall Lowe.
Rastus retired after 44 years with Burlington Industries, Pioneer Plant. Rastus enjoyed working during his lifetime and fishing in his spare time. Rastus was a US Army veteran and attended Crossway Church. He loved his family and they spent many happy hours working together.
Survivors his daughter, Anita (Alvin) Cook of Elon; sons, Dwight (Denise) Lowe of Elon and Terry (Amy) Lowe of Gibsonville; grandchildren, Wendy Cook (Gary) Mann, Johnny (Jessica) Cook, Jason Lowe, Philip (Angel) Lowe, Brian Lowe and Kevin Fisher; great grandchildren, Noah Mann, Jadyn Mann, Josh Ward, Chandler Cook, Alyssa Cook, Bryson Lowe, Maddie Clayton and Morgan Jones; sisters, Barbara (Keith) Clark of Burlington, Tempie Ruff of Richmond, VA, Josie Gurkin of Burlington and Lucille Richardson and a special friend for many years, Fran Stiens. He was preceded in death by his wife, parents and a sister, Herma King and a brother, Edgar Lowe.
A Private Cryptside Service will be held on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Alamance Memorial Park Mausoleum.
Memorial donations may be made to AuthoraCare, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215.