The world renown professional wresting legend Norman Frederick Charles Lowndes a member of the Royal Kangaroos Championship Tag Team (as Sir Norman Frederick Charles III), age 78, of Milton, Florida, died Thursday, August 22, 2019, surrounded by his family.
Born July 25, 1941, in Droylsden England, he was the son of the late Arthur Lowndes and Lucy (Pixton) Lowndes. Norman was an active professional wrestler for over thirty years and wrestled all over the world in such places as Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Japan, Samoa, Canada, the United States, and in other remote regions of the globe; all while wrestling the likes of Jesse “The Body” Ventura, Andre the Giant, Randy Savage, Jimmy “Superfly” Snooka, “Bullet” Bob Armstrong and many more. Norman was also an inductee as a legend into the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame in Las Vegas, Nevada, by “Rowdy” Roddy Piper.
Norman is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Ann Rosa Lowndes; along with two children; son Adrian Lowndes and wife Jeannie Lowndes of Milton, Florida and daughter Tina Carter and husband Jake Carter of Jay, Florida; five grandchildren, Cody Carter, Cheyenne Carter, Christian Carter, Syler Lowndes, and Bryson Lowndes; and many other loving relatives and friends.
Memorial services for Norman Lowndes will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 31, 2019,at Lewis Funeral Home, Milton Chapel (6405 Highway 90 West, Milton, FL 32570). Burial will follow at Serenity Gardens Cemetery (6208 Stewart St, Milton, FL 32570).
Friends may visit with the family on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Lewis Funeral Home. Serving as pallbearers will be members of the Low Twelve Riders Masonic Bikers Association of whom Norman was a charter member.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.