Phillip Dywane Dowty of Richmond, Ind., formerly of Miami. passed away Saturday, June 19, 2010, in Richmond, Ind. He was 41.

Mr. Dowty lived in the Miami area most of his life, was a electrician and attended First Baptist Church in Miami.

Survivors include one son, Dustin D. Dowty of Live Oak, Fla.; one daughter, Emily Dowty of Live Oak, Fla.; his mother, Ramona Dowty of Miami; two brothers, David Dowty of Miami and Christopher Michael Dowty of Cocoa, Fla.; two sisters, Elaine and husband, Joe Ray of Miami, and Joyce Anne Dowty of Miami.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 25, at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami. The Rev. Ed McFall will officiate. Interment will be in the G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Services are under the direction of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami. Online condolences may be made at