Dwight Lowry Lyle


    Dwight Lowry Lyle was born in Rolla, Missouri on September 2, 1943 to Marcus Lowry and Grace Virginia (Gabel) Lyle and passed away on January 20, 2019 at the age of 75 years.
    He married Brenda Sue Jones in April of 1968 at the First Church of God in Rolla, Missouri.
    Dwight served in the United States Army from 1964-1967 while stationed in Germany as a M35 motor transport operator.
    He retired from University of Missouri-Rolla, now Missouri S&T, after 30 years of service in the printing department.    
    Dwight enjoyed gardening, fishing, attending local classic car cruises and dog sitting for anyone who would ask. He was a very supportive, caring individual who always made himself available to those in need and enjoyed helping others.
    He is survived by his wife, Brenda; son, Scott Lyle (Heidi) of Rolla, Missouri; sister, Donna Lou Lyle of Kansas City, Missouri; his grand dogs, Pumpkin and Snickers; other relatives and friends.     
    Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at  11 a.m. on Friday, January 25, 2019 at the Jones Funeral Home Chapel in St. James, Missouri with Dan Phillips officiating.
    Burial with full military honors was in the St. James Cemetery.
    Pallbearers were Mark Doyle, Garrett Gabel, Don Hughes, Walker Jones, Jason Nixon and Larry Romine.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.