Lowe, 86, dies months after retirement
by Neighbor Staff
01:21 PM, Friday, March 06
Retired District 4 Fulton County Commissioner Tom Lowe died Friday morning in his sleep at age 86. Lowe, a Buckhead resident who served on the commission for 40 years, retired in January and was the longest-serving commissioner in the county’s his...

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