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Davis Funeral Home

976 Phillips Ave, High Point, NC

OBITUARY

Annie Mae Messer

May 22, 1928December 4, 2019
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Annie Mae Rowell Messer, 91, passed away on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019. She was born on May 22, 1928 in Finchburg, AL to the late William and Ethel Ikner Rowell.

Annie was a member of Christ Gospel Baptist Church and was dedicated to the Baptist Faith. She married Elijah Messer on October 4th, 1952 in Lawton, OK.

Annie is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Elijah; son Kenneth Wayne; daughter Teresa Ramsey; and brother James Samuel Rowell.

Annie is survived by her son Larry Messer and wife Theresa; daughter Brenda Lowder; sister Barbara Butler of Fulton, GA; 3 grandchildren, Megan Ramsey, Kristin Ramsey and Chris Saunders; step grandkids Nathan, Daniel and Sarah Lowder; 7 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service for Annie will be held on Friday, December 6th at Davis Funeral Home at 12pm; Pastor Tim Huffman officiating. Family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral services. Burial will take place following funeral services at Floral Garden Memorial Park.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at davisfuneralsandcremations.com for the Messer family.

  • FAMILY

  • William & Ethel Ikner Rowell, Parents
  • Elijah Messer, Husband
  • Brenda Lowder, Daughter
  • Teresa Ramsey, Daughter
  • Kenneth Wayne Messer, Son
  • Larry Messer (Theresa), Son
  • Barbara Butler, Sister
  • James Samuel Rowell, Brother
  • Megan Ramsey, Grandchild
  • Kristin Ramsey, Grandchild
  • Chris Saunders, Grandchild
  • Nathan Lowder, Step-grandchild
  • Daniel Lowder, Step-grandchild
  • Sarah Lowder, Step-grandchild
  • Mrs. Messer is also survived by 7 great-grandchildren and several nieces & nephews.
  • PALLBEARERS

  • Nathan Lowder
  • Willy Lowder
  • Barry Newsom
  • Chris Saunders

Services

  • Visitation Friday, December 6, 2019
  • Celebration of Life Friday, December 6, 2019

Memories

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Abigail Woody

December 5, 2019

Brenda and Chris,
I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you go through your time of mourning.

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Biography

Annie Mae Rowell Messer, 91, passed away on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019. She was born on May 22, 1928 in Finchburg, AL to the late William and Ethel Ikner Rowell.

Annie was a member of Christ Gospel Baptist Church and was dedicated to the Baptist Faith. She married Elijah Messer on October 4th, 1952 in Lawton, OK.

Annie is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Elijah; son Kenneth Wayne; daughter Teresa Ramsey; and brother James Samuel Rowell.

Annie is survived by her son Larry Messer; daughter Brenda Lowder; sister Barbara Butler of Fulton, GA; 3 grandchildren, Megan Ramsey, Kirstin Ramsey and Chris Saunders; step grandkids Nathan, Danial and Sarah Lowder; 7 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service for Annie will be held on Friday, December 6th at Davis Funeral Home at 12pm; Pastor Tim Huffman officiating. Family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral services. Burial will take place following funeral services at Floral Garden Memorial Park.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at davisfuneralsandcremations.com for the Messer family.