Joseph Franklin McDowell, 91 of Madison, died May 7, 2019. Mr. McDowell was a native of North Carolina. He was born January 9, 1928. He joined the United States Marines while he was still in high school. He served his country during WWII, serving in China. He was married to Nancy Croker. He was retired from United Distributers where he worked in sales. Mr. McDowell was an avid fisherman. He loved his dogs and was a great cook.
Mr. McDowell is survived by his wife, Nancy, a daughter, Chrys Farley and a sister, Frances Coleman.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 18, at A.E. Carter Funeral Home, beginning at Noon. A memorial service will be held at 1pm in the chapel.