Mrs. Shelia Jo (Cobb) McDowell, age 71, of Hartwell, passed away Sunday, July 12, 2020 at AnMed Health in Anderson following an extended illness. A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at the chapel of Strickland Funeral Home of Lavonia with Rev. Johnny Stowe officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday beginning at 10:00 a.m. To sign the online guest register and leave personal condolences to the family, please visit stricklandfh.com. Strickland Funeral Home of Lavonia is in charge of the arrangements.