Willis R. Dowdle, 75, of Cadiz, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at Trinity Medical Center, West in Steubenville. He was born Sept. 24, 1937 in Kenwood, a son of Sarah Hendershott Dowdle of Cadiz and the late Walter Dowdle.

Friends may call Friday, March 15, 2013 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz, where services will be held Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 1 p.m. with Evangelist Robert Main officiating. Burial will follow at Patterson Cemetery, Deersville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Minksville Church of Christ, c/o John Jones, 35305 Jones Road, Freeport, Ohio 43973 or Ourant School House, c/o Jan Moreland, 47025 Gable Road, Jewett, Ohio 43986. Online condolences may be made at

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.