First Posted: 1/15/2009
Sylvester Jermaine McDowell, 27, of 4229 N.C. 242, Elizabethtown, died Saturday at Bladen County Hospital.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Elizabethtown Middle School, the Rev. William Frazier officiating. Burial will follow at St. James Church Cemetery.
Surviving are five sons, Cameron, Raekwon, Adonis, Synai and Zylique; his parents, the Rev. James T. and Evangelist Mary C. McDowell, both of Elizabethtown; five brothers, James T. McDowell of Yonkers, N.Y., Dwayne McDowell of Fayetteville, and Antwaun, Andre and Brandon McDowell, all of Elizabethtown.
The family will receive friends from noon to 6 p.m. today at Johnson's Funeral Home Chapel in Elizabethtown and at other times at 4229 N.C. 242, Elizabethtown.