Atty. Lowell L. Siler

Atty. Lowell L. Siler

September 6, 2022, 68, Durham –

Atty. Lowell L. Siler, 68, was a faithful and humble servant of the citizens of Durham County, NC. He completed his earthly service on Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at home surrounded by family. The celebration of his life will be held on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at 12:00 pm with a viewing from 11:00 am to 11:45 am at the Goldsboro-Raleigh District Assembly (GRDA), 211 West Hooks River Road, Goldsboro, NC, He will be laid to rest at the Elmwood Cemetery, 900 W. Brick Street (Hwy 117 Bypass), Goldsboro, NC.

Born on July 14, 1954, in Goldsboro, NC, he was the son of the late William Perry (Ruby A.) Siler and the late Gloria Lesesne Siler. He is survived by his siblings and other loving relatives and friends.

This Goldsboro native became Durham’s first African-American county attorney. In this distinguished position, he advises the county commissioners, county managers, and department heads on legal matters that relate to the operation of the county government. He earned his law degree from North Carolina Central University School of Law and began serving as deputy county attorney in 1987.

Services of caring, compassionate, and distinguished class entrusted to J.B. Rhodes Funeral Home of Goldsboro.