Mary Lou Lowe Robison

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Mary Lou Lowe Robison, 81, wife of Samuel Bryan Robison of 61 years, passed away peacefully after a courageously fought brief illness on May 3, 2015.

A native of Greenville County, Mary Lou, the oldest child of late Daniel W. and Myrtle Loftis Lowe, is survived by a son, David Robison (Renee) of Greer; a daughter, Beth Robison Choppa (Dave) of Woodstock, GA; grandchildren Stacy Robison Conwell (Christopher) of Greer, Bobby Choppa of Charlotte, NC, Bryan S. Choppa of Woodstock, GA; great-granddaughter, Alea Robison, great-grandson Braylon Conwell of Greer; brothers, Dan Lowe of Payson, AZ, Maurice Lowe (Myrtis) of Greer, Marion Lowe (Reba Sue) of Jefferson City, TN, and Jerry Lowe of Greer; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Janet Thompson.

Mary Lou was a lifelong active member of Fairview Baptist Church, where she was Sunday School Class President for years, WMU Director, Bereavement Committee Director for many years and served on many committees.

She graduated with Honors in 1952 from Taylors High School, where she was a Senior Class Beauty.  She started her career that same year in the accounting department at Piedmont Industries where she worked for 33 years.  Her next career was as a financial secretary for 12 years at her church, Fairview Baptist, and then worked for 5 more years helping her husband with his business.

Mary Lou was a devoted wife, caring mother, grandmother, dear friend and she never met a stranger.  She worked in her flowers until she became gravely ill in early April.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Fairview Baptist Church, officiated by Dr. Wilson Nelson. Visitation immediately followed the funeral services at the Church.   Burial was in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers were grandsons, Bobby and Bryan Choppa; son-in-law, Dave Choppa; grandson-in-law, Christopher Conwell; a nephew, Randy Lowe and special neighbor, Machen Clark.  

Honorary Escort was the Caring Sunday School Class of Fairview Baptist Church.

The family is at the home.

Memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church, 570 Memorial Drive Ext., Greer, S.C., 29651, in memory of Mary Lou Robison, sister of Maurice and Myrtis Lowe, members.

Online condolences may be made at

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