Lowell

October 20, 1936 ~ August 29, 2022

Born in: Eolia, KY
Resided in: Louisville, KY

Lowell Edward Sturgill, 85, of Louisville passed away on Monday, August 29, 2022. He was a native of Letcher County and long-time employee of Swift Packaging Company. He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 52 years, Virginia Morgan Sturgill. He is survived by his son, Jerry Sturgill (Karen); daughter, Sandra Davidson; sisters, Izetta Torino and Glenna Hoke; four grandchildren, Jennifer Bright (Daniel), Amanda Burd (Jeremiah), Trent Sturgill (Anna), and Brad Sturgill (Lauren); as well as five beautiful great-grandchildren, Liam Burd, Charlotte Bright, Olivia Burd, Layton Burd, and Allie Jo Sturgill.

His funeral will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home in Glasgow, KY with burial in the Big Meadow Cemetery, Glasgow, KY. Visitation will be Thursday, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. and Friday, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests those who wish to express sympathy to consider making a donation to Baptist Health Louisville Palliative Care who cared for and comforted Lowell and his family so well during this time. Donations can be made directly online at SupportBaptistHealth.org/Louisville.

A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Sturgill.

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  1. So sorry for your loss my prayers are with you and your family
    He is in heaven with all of his family. He was a great uncle and friend to our family give mom hugs and kisses from us. You will greatly missed rest in peace

  2. Sandra. Sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. He was a wonderful. Uncle. He will. Be. Missed. Fly high. Lowell

  3. I will always love you my dear brother, finally you are resting in the arms and presence of Jesus. No more pain , no more heartaches, and no more loss. Tell mom, daddy, and all the family we love and miss them. I will see you at the appointed time.
    Your sister, Izetta and family.

  4. Sandy, Jerry and to all the family,
    We extend heartfelt sympathy in the passing of your precious Dad. Uncle Lowell was a very special person to me. We had many conversations of life and God’s love. He spoke of you all, loved you greatly and so proud of you. He will be greatly missed. We pray God wraps His mighty arms around each of you and bring you comfort at this time. All the beautiful memories you have of him are now true treasures. Your dad is in Heaven- what a celebration!
    You will be in our thoughts and prayers. We love you. Elizabeth Ann & Glenn McDaniel

  5. My dear brother will live forever in my heart. I can see him and Cham building that little log cabin in the woods above our home in Eolia. I see him swimming in the pool which he made by damming the creek that ran beside our house. I see him traveling to Louisville with daddy to start a new life for all of us. I see him with his new bride Virginia taking his little sister to their home to spend the night. I see him working overtime everyday to build a future for his new family. I see him sacrificing all for those he loved. He was a dedicated husband, father, son and brother. Family meant everything to him. The circle is unbroken, there is a joyful reunion in heaven. Rest in peace Lowellie Boy. My Prayers to the family and loved ones.

  6. Amanda, Jeremiah, Liam, Olivia, and Layton. I’m so sorry for your loss, but what a blessing that you had this incredible man and role model in your life. He will be missed. Cherish the memories that you have. You all were so special to him. Love you.

  7. Our hearts are very saddened about your great loss. Uncle Lowell was a wonderful man. My family and I cherish the wonderful memories that were made with your father during the holiday celebrations such as Labor Day and Memorial Day. We always looked forward to your family’s visits. Your Uncle Thomas enjoyed hunting and fishing with Uncle Lowell and Jerry. Uncle Lowell will be greatly missed next year at our Memorial Day Celebration. He is now resting peacefully in God’s loving arms. One day, we will be reunited with him again. Keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.

  8. Sandy, Jerry, and family

    We are so sorry for your great loss. Uncle Lowell will be greatly missed. He was a wonderful person; such a special uncle to me. I will always treasure the wonderful memories that I have of him. We love you and are praying for you during this difficult time.

  9. Sending my love & prayers. He will be greatly missed by so many. He sure was greeted by some special people when he arrived at Heavens gate. I’m sure my Pa (Albert Morgan) & he are telling some big stories!

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