Lola Bain Marshall
February 18, 1926 – February 23, 2019
Lola Bain Marshall, 93, passed away peacefully at her home on February 23, 2019. She was born February 18, 1926 in Mecklenburg County to the late David and Pearl (Bain Bain) Hoffman Bain.
Lola was a lady who loved to bowl and go with her daughter on gambling junkets. She worked for 21 years with the Red Cross as their Safety Director. She and her husband loved riding trains and traveled throughout the country taking many different train rides wherever the train would go. She was an excellent cook and will always be remembered by her family for her scrumptious cheese she used to make at Christmas. She loved to garden and can, but most of all she loved her family. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Those left to cherish her memories are her two sons, Michael Lowe and wife, Judy of Charlotte, Bill Lowe of Gastonia, step-daughter, Judy Berry and husband, Mike of Boston, MA, step-son, John Lewis Marshall and wife, Kathy of Lexington, MA; five grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, George “Bill” William Lowe and second husband, Robert “Bob” Munroe Marshall; daughter, Kathy Ann Lowe; siblings Robert Bain, Daniel Bain and Mary Gillen.
The family will receive friend during a reception from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Carothers Funeral Home in Gastonia.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross, www.redcross.org or Gaston Hospice www.gastonhospice.org. The family wishes to express their great appreciation to Gaston Hospice for the loving kindness that was shown to Lola and the family during her illness.
Online condolences and fond memories may be shared with the family at www.carothersfuneralhomegastonia.com.
Carothers Funeral Home at Gaston Memorial Park is honored to serve the Marshall family.
- Michael Lowe and wife, Judy, Son
- Bill Lowe, Son
- Judy Berry and husband, Mike, Stepdaughter
- John Lewis Marshall and wife, Kathy, Step-son
- George "Bill" William Lowe, Husband
- Kathy Ann Lowe, Daughter
- Mary Gillen, Sister
- Robert Bain, Brother
- Daniel Bain, Brother
- Five grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren
- American Red Cross
- Gaston Hospice
- Receiving of friends Saturday, March 2, 2019