Darius Mowell

Thursday, October 23, 2003

ANNA, Ill. -- Darius "Skeeter" Mowell, 68, of Anna, died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2003, at Anna City Care Center.

He was born Aug. 16, 1935, in Dongola, Ill., son of William and Zelma Lentz Mowell.

Mowell worked at Florsheim Shoe Co. more than 20 years, and attended the Church of Christ.

Survivors include his father; a sister, Glenna Miller; and a brother, Willard Mowell, all of Anna.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Anna from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Shelton officiating. Burial will be in Christian Chapel Cemetery.