Laura Jean Lowery Sterling, 91, passed away Friday, March 6, 2020, at  her residence. Funeral will be Monday, March 9, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. John Pierce officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing. Burial will be in Burningtree Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday, March 9, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Peck Funeral Home. 

 She was born October 15, 1928, in Lawrence County to James Wiley Lowery and Ora Ellen Ratliff Lowery.  She was employed by Hartselle Hospital, prior to her retirement. She was a member of D.A.R. and the Nimble Thimble Quilt Guild. She also was a member of the Church of Christ.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Leldon Edward Sterling; her parents; three brothers, Howard, Maurice and Ratliff Lowery; a sister, Nell Harrison and a great grandson,  Austin Hagood.

Survivors include: one son, Larry Sterling (Vicky), Moulton, AL; four daughters, Delora Pierce (John), Joppa, AL, Phyllis Stafford (Willie), Blountsville, AL, Ellen Hughes (Clinton), Somerville, AL and Karen Jan Earls (Darrel), Danville, AL; nine grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; one great great granchild.

Pallbearers will be Michael Pierce, Dan Schrimpsher, Morgan Crossley, Gavin Crossley, Brent Sterling and Jonathan Hagood.