Wanda C. McDowell went to meet her Lord and savior on May 14, 2011. She was born Dec. 20, 1924 in Glidden, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her husband, C.H. McDowell, and her son, Chuck.

She is survived by daughters: Donna Howard of Waxahachie and Wanda Ploetz of Mansfield; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one sister; and two brothers.

Celebration of her life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 20, 2011, at Farley Street Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to Farley Street Baptist Church Building Fund or Franklin Grahamís Shoe Boxes would be a blessing.