Mrs. Bonnie Mae Lowrance, age 81, of Trion, GA, passed away Thursday September 17, 2009 in Redmond Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Lowrance was born April 10, 1928, in Chattooga County, GA, the daughter of the late Herman and Nancy Stella Gentry Craig. She was a member of the New Bethel Baptist Church. Mrs. Lowrance retired from Riegel Textile Mills. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Alvan Lowrance. Survivors include her children, Martha Camp, Trion, GA, Richard Lowrance, LaFayette, GA, Gary Lowrance, Trion, GA, sisters, Martha Sims, Blairsville, GA, Louise Brown, and Sarah Hilburn, both of LaFayette, GA, 7 Grandchildren, and 12 Great Grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Saturday, September 19, 2009 at Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Buster Fox and Rev. Robert Patterson officiating. Burial will follow in West Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Lamar Brown, Patrick Camp, Don Thompson, Greg Brown, Shane Lowrance, and Wade Lowrance. Honorary pallbearer will be J. R. Brown. Mrs. Lowrance will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 12:00 until 2:00 p. m. on Saturday. To sign guestbook, go on-line to