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Brett John Dowling

December 6, 1962 - November 5, 2023
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Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes
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Kimberly Williamson
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Deb and Richard Bierworth
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Jenny Hagadorn
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St. Mary's Catholic Church
111 Hampton Ave.
Greenville, SC 29601
Monday 11/13, 12:00 pm

Brett John Dowling, 60, husband of Tracey K. Dowling and father of Morgan Merline, unexpectedly passed away Sunday, November 5, 2023 after an enjoyable Saturday cheering for his beloved Clemson Tigers. Born in Jacksonville, IL, he was a son of Patrick James and Nancy Bates Dowling. As a young child, the Dowling family moved toContinue Reading

379888089 left a message on November 13, 2023:
Dear Tracey, I am so sorry for you loss, praying for comfort for you during this difficult time.
Kelsey Carr left a message on November 13, 2023:
Brett is an unforgettable person. He will be remembered and his presence will be passed on from person to person, never forgotten. We all have a "Brett story", thats just the type of guy he was - infectious, genuine, funny, kind, and an absolute light to be around. I know he will be keeping that light on, up above, patiently waiting to be reunited with his loved ones. I also know that light will be shining over us daily through little reminders, or coded messages, of some form of Brett-like humor and we will know when we experience it, and smile. We love you Brett. Keep that light on for us. Love, Kelsey and Sean
Laura and Tommy Wilson left a message on November 12, 2023:
Tracey and Morgan, Brett loved you both so very much; praying that his love will be a great comfort along with all yyour beloved memories of a life well lived with purpose, fun and generosity. He will be so missed 🤍 Sending love & prayers for peace and comfort. Love, Laura and Tommy
Laura and Tommy Wilson left a message on November 12, 2023:
Tracey and Morgan, Brett loved you both so very much; praying that his love will be a great comfort along with all your beloved memories of a life well lived with purpose, fun and generosity. He will be so missed 🤍 Sending love & prayers for peace and comfort. Love, Laura and Tommy
Kimberly Williamson left a message on November 11, 2023:
In memory of Brett John Dowling, Kimberly Williamson lit a candle
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Anne Moseley (Mrs George Moseley) left a message on November 11, 2023:
When your sadness becomes bearable, I know you will all take comfort in the wonderful times you shared together. (A friend of his Mom)
Deb and Richard Bierworth left a message on November 10, 2023:
Our heartfelt sympathy to all who loved him.
Hutch Galt left a message on November 10, 2023:
We grew up together. I remember kick the can, car-go leaf, hide and seek. Hillbrook pool swim team. Him practicing on an orange with syringes for insulin. Brett, Craig, my late twin Rusty, and Jody Reeves. Great memories. We all grew up, went to college, went our own ways. To Brett’s family I am sorry for your loss.
Ken and Priscilla left a message on November 9, 2023:
Our deepest sympathy to the Dowling family.
Margaret Steele left a message on November 9, 2023:
Tracey and Morgan - I am so sorry for your loss but pray for you to remember all of the wonderful times together as a family. God is with you as you heal and will encourage you both as the days and weeks go by.
Jenny Hagadorn left a message on November 9, 2023:
Sending my love & prayers to the whole family. So sorry I can't make the service.
Courtney Butterworth left a message on November 9, 2023:
I am so sorry to hear of Brett’s passing and I’m so sad I didn’t get to see him one last time at the beach this past year. I also had no idea he went to CNU and can’t believe we never talked about that! Life is too short and I’m sorry he was taken from you guys too soon. I’m also sorry I cannot make it to the funeral since I just started a new job last week but I will make every effort to be there with you Memorial Day to raise a glass for Brett who will be there alongside Mr. Rivero cheersing with us. All my love, Courtney Butterworth
Ed Arnsdorff left a message on November 9, 2023:
Brett and I worked together at GSK and we became quick friends. Brett was always fun, positive and a great salesman! I will miss our conversations and his friendship. Much love to the whole Dowling family at this difficult time. Love, The Arnsdorff family
Kerry Barry Van Winkle left a message on November 9, 2023:
In memory of Brett John Dowling, Kerry Barry Van Winkle lit a candle
Sherron Ware left a message on November 9, 2023:
Many thoughts and prayers are being sent to the Dowling family. God bless you all. God is holding each of you close to Him. May light perpetual shine upon Brett.
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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