Milan Ray Dowds
Graveside services were held from Hillcrest Memorial Park with Pastor Stephen Black officiating.
Mr. Dowds, son of the late Alva and Zora Pendlay Dowds, was a native of Altamont, IL. He served in the United States Army for 20 years and was a Korea and Vietnam era veteran. After his military service, he retired after 20 years from Kimberly-Clark Corporation.
He was preceded in death by his sisters, Wanda Dowds, Norma Dowds Stevens, and Bonnie Dowds; and by his brother, Gail Dowds.
He is survived by his sons, Troy Dowds (Kim), and Douglas Dowds (Angela), both of Augusta; his daughter, Nancy Goddard (Glenn), of Woodlawn, TN; his brother, Earl Dowds, of Pekin, IL; his grandchildren, Robin, Lauren, and Jeremy Goddard, Kateland Kozba, Sabrina Dowds, Elina King, and Alexander Dowds; and his great grandchildren, Bryce, Knox and Jaina.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.