August 16, 1942 ~ March 3, 2022

Born in: Edmonton, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

Mary Frances Lowe, 79, of Glasgow, Kentucky passed away Thursday, March 3, 2022, at the T.J. Samson Community Hospital. She was born August 16, 1942, in Metcalfe County, Kentucky to the late Fred Gassaway and Edna Hurt Gassaway. Mary worked at Mallory’s for several years before beginning her career at K-Mart. She started in the restaurant at K-Mart before working her way through almost every department over the course of 30 years. Mary was an active, lifelong member of United Faith Independent Church.

Survivors include her loving husband, Frank Edward Lowe; two daughters, Kathy Lynn Bragg (Mike), and Donna Bartell; two sons, Kevin Shugart and Damian Savage; two sisters, Norma Gosser (Otis) and Bonnie Gassaway; five grandchildren, Terry Daniel Canaster, Summer Glass (Russ), Aaron Bragg, Brittany Shugart, Faith Bartell; and four great grandchildren, Autumn Glass, Aubrey, Hadley, Cobin Shugart and Dylan Neal.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Alma Houchens, and Lilly Sue Gassaway.

The funeral service for Mrs. Lowe will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, March 9th at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 11:00 AM until 8:00 PM and on Wednesday morning until time for the service at the funeral home. A. F. Crow & Son is honored to be entrusted in the care of Mrs. Lowe. Please share your condolences with the family at

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  1. Lowe family, We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers will be with you during this difficult time.

    Barry and Faye Landrum

  2. So sorry for your loss. Mary was a very special person. Had some good memories. A favorite one is when a group of us got together and tried to learn how to line dance. She, Alma and Edna were delightful. Needless to say we were not good students but the laughter was good for the souls. Will be sadly missed.

  3. Kathy , I’m so sorry for your loss, you and your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

  4. Lowe family we are so sorry for your loss! Bonnie and the rest of the family will be in our thoughts and prayers!

  5. My deepest condolences to Mary’s family and sisters, Norma and Bonnie. Time and miles seem to separate aquaintences and old friends, but memories are never lost.

  6. So sorry for your loss! Norma , Bonnie and family!! You are in our thoughts and prayers!
    Dennis and Violet Tarry ❤️

  7. My condolences go out for the Lowe family and to Bonnie. Prayers through this difficult time.

  8. Mary was one wonderful lady that I’ve known for many yrs. She has always been a great lady that I respected .Rip my beautiful friend.

  9. Kathy and family.
    I am so sorry that I can’t be there with you in person through this difficult time. Mary has always been so kind and sweet to my family. We have many treasured memories to hold dear to our hearts. May God give you peace and comfort through this difficult time.

  10. Norma and Bonnie,

    So very sorry for your loss. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers.

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