Raymond V. Dowell Jr., 87, of New London, passed away peacefully at his residence at 7:45 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, with his loving family at his side.

 Raymond V. Dowell Jr., 87, of New London, passed away peacefully at his residence at 7:45 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, 2019, with his loving family at his side.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 2019, at the First Christian Church in New London. Pastor Tom Day will officiate.

Burial with full military honors provided by the Emmette J. Shields American Legion Post No. 55 will be in the Barkley Cemetery in New London.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019, at the Smith Funeral Home and Chapel of Hannibal. Masonic Services will follow the visitation at 7 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Pike County Hospice or the First Christian Church of New London, in care of the Smith Funeral Home and Chapel.

Online condolences may be made to the family and video tribute viewed on Raymond’s memorial page at www.smithfuneralhomeandchapel.com.