Heather Renee’ Towery, age 37, of Anderson, SC passed away on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at her home. She was born June 30, 1976 in Plantation, FL. Heather was a graduate of the University of Central Florida with degrees in Criminal Justice and Psychology. She had previously worked as a social worker with child protective services. Heather was a member of the United States Swim Team for fourteen years. She loved horses, dogs and the water. Heather was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Jack and Edna Towery.
Survivors include her parents, Joe and Betty Towery of Anderson, SC; her fiance’, David Wright of Anderson, SC; brother, Michael Towery of Rochester, NY; maternal grandmother, Betty White of Blairsville, GA; nephews, Cole and Grayson Towery; her dogs, Bo and Taz; many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, June 16, 2014 at Sullivan-King Mortuary Chapel. The family will receive friends at the mortuary following the service. The family is at the home of her parents, 113 Coachman Drive, Anderson, SC.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Calvary Home for Children, 110 Calvary Home Circle, Anderson, SC 29621. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.sullivanking.com. or www.akinsfuneralhome.com.
Sullivan-King Mortuary of Anderson, SC is in charge of the arrangements. This notice is a courtesy of the Akins Funeral Home of Blue Ridge, GA.