Katy Lowery, 78, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2018 in CHI St. Lukes Hospital in Lufkin.  Katy was born May 7, 1940 in Crockett, to parents, Leon Ackley and Martha Bee Williams Ackley.  She was a member of the Baptist Church.

Katy is survived by her son, Kenneth Downs and wife, Diana of Crockett; daughter, Doris Ackley of Kennard; eight grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; sisters, Claudia Brasher of Crockett, Irene Curry of Kennard, Matilda Ackley of Galveston, Georgia Webster of Grapeland; brothers, Leslie Ackley of Huntington, William Ackley of Fort Worth, John Hathorn of Kennard, James Hathorn of Kennard, Robert Hathorn of Hallsville; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.  She is preceded in death by husband, John Lowery; son-in-law, Glenn Ackley; mother, Martha Hathorn; father, Leon Ackley.

Graveside Service will be held for Katy Lowery on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at the San Pedro Cemetery with Dr. Reggie Gregory officiating.  Family will receive friends for visitation Tuesday, July 10, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Callaway-Allee Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at www.callawayallee.com