Funeral service for Alexis Dowdell, 18, of Opelika, AL, will be at 11:00 a.m., Monday, June 3, 2019, at Harris Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Evergreen Cemetery, Reverend Aaron Daniel will officiate.
Ms. Dowdell, who passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019 in Wedowee, AL, was born October 12, 2000 in Lee County, Alabama. Alexis was preceded in death by her mother, Carla McDade.
Public viewing was Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Survivors include: father and step-mother, Melvin (Stacy) Dowdell of Wedowee, AL; special aunt, Gusta Dowdell (Mervin Ingram) of Opelika, AL; three siblings, Cierra Gadston of Atlanta, GA, Lennie Webber and Jeremiah Gaston both of Providence, Rhode Island; grandparents, Annie B. Dowdell of Opelika, AL and Essie B. (Moses) Lewis of Screven, GA; four aunts, Pamela Stevens of Lake Mary, FL, Debra Lewis of Alexandria, VA, Teresa Allen of Virginia Beach, VA and Neicey Lewis of Raleigh, NC; two uncles, Jerry Dowdell and Donald Dowdell both of Opelika, AL; two special cousins as sisters, Shqueena Houston and Nykarsha Milford both of Opelika, AL; a host of other cousins and friends.