Tara L. McDowell

June 1, 1976 - June 15, 2017

Services held at Toliver Chapel Baptist Church; 1402 Elm St. Waco, Texas 76704 on June 30, 2017 at 12:00 Noon.

Houston Service:

June 29 at Fort Bend Church; 1900 Eldridge Rd. Sugarland, Texas 77478.

Viewing-2:00 P.M.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Ceremony-2:30 P.M.

Service-3:00 P.M.

As a gesture of honor to the memory of Tara McDowell, please make a donation to the TL MCDOWELL LASTING LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP in lieu of flowers by clicking on the link below:


Tara McDowell, a member of Julia F. Thompson, Inc., provided her 1st named scholarship this year for a deserving high school senior. Her plans were to continue this scholarship on an annual basis to recognize a student who demonstrated extraordinary academic and community service as she has done through her contributions and dedication to JFT and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.