Obituary for Robert Wayne Lowe

lowe robert wayneRobert Wayne Lowe, 73 of Pulaski, VA, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at his home. Wayne was born on October 26, 1948, in Galax, VA and was the son of the late Robert Elvis Lowe and Wanda Jean Wilson. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Karen Lowe Fike. Wayne was a graduate of Fort Chiswell High School and loved playing football for the school. He was an avid football and racing fan. Wayne was a hard worker, enjoyed putting on fireworks shows all over the United States and retiring from Pyrotechnique By Grucci, Inc. in Radford, VA. He is survived by, his wife of 26 years, Claudia Wade Lowe of Pulaski, 2 daughters, Rhonda Lowe Zola (Tim) of Ridgeway, Erin Kaye Lowe (Mike Williams) of Draper, 2 step-daughters, Andrea Hodge (Chris) of Barren Springs, Terri Richardson (Chad) of Lowgap, NC, 5 grandchildren, Matthew Turner, Jonathan Hodge, Ty Richardson, Gabrielle and Lucas Richardson, 1 great-grandson, Jackson Turner, 1 nephew, Mark Alley of Wytheville, beloved pet, Lily. Graveside funeral services will be held, Wednesday, September 28, 2022, at 1pm at the Birchlawn Abbey in Pearisburg. Memorial donations may be made to a cancer or hospice organization of your choice. Online condolences can be sent to the family at