Edna Dessie Dowdy

Edna Dessie Dowdy, age 86, of Sutter Creek, CA, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 in Ione. Edna was born in Claremore, OK on December 26, 1933, a daughter of the late Roxie A (Smith) and Oscar Arnett.

When her husband was alive they enjoyed traveling in there motor home. One of her favorite places to visit was Yellowstone National Park. She loved hunting for agates and arrowheads. She enjoyed putting together puzzles, and making quilts, but her greatest joy was spending time with her seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. She was active as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Sutter Creek for over 60 years.  

Edna is survived by her sons Bruce (Jerie) Dowdy, of Ione, CA; Victor (Gail) Dowdy, of Ione, CA; David (Carol) Dowdy, of Malvern, Ark; Steven (Lisa) Dowdy, of Galt, CA; seven grandchildren, and twelve grandchildren. She was preceded by her husband, Howard Dowdy.

Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at the Kingdom Hall Jehovah Witness in Sutter Creek at 2:00 PM on Saturday, March 7, 2020.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.danerimortuary.com and signing the guest book.