June 4, 1997 ~ October 4, 2019

Born in: Milwaukee, WI
Resided in: New Hudson, MI

Quintin Thaddeus Dowdy, 22, passed away on Friday, October 4, 2019 in Novi, Michigan. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on June 4, 1997 to Cornell and Teria Dowdy. Quintin confessed his life to Christ at the tender age of six (6). Quintin was raised in Milwaukee Wisconsin until the age of nine (9). His family relocated to Indianapolis, Indiana in 2006 where he would complete his elementary and middle school years. Quintin attended Walled Lake Western High School in Commerce, Michigan where he excelled in football and participated in a variety of extracurricular activities.  After high school he attended Tiffin University and later transferred and continued his studies at Wayne County College District.

Quintin is survived by his parents, Cornell and Teria Dowdy, of Indianapolis, Indiana; son, Jayden Xavier Dowdy of Wixom, Michigan; high school sweetheart and loving mother of Jayden, Faith Adams of Wixom, Michigan; maternal grandmother, Carolyn Burns of Greenwood, Mississippi; paternal grandmother, Henrietta Wertz of Chicago, Illinois; sister, Renee Brown (Steve) of Chicago, Illinois; brother,  Cornell Dowdy Jr. of Atlanta, Georgia; brother, Marcus Dowdy (Taiwana) of South Bend, Indiana; brother, Nigel Dowdy of Indianapolis, Indiana; brother, Justin Dowdy of Indianapolis, Indiana; godbrother Amir Dowdell of Melrose Park, Illinois; and godsister Harmony Dowdell of Melrose Park, Illinois. Quintin was loved and cherished by a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, October 12, 2019 at New Revelation Christian Church, 6701 Oaklandon Road, Indianapolis, IN. The family will welcome friends and relatives during a viewing from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and the service will follow from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Dowdy family appreciates condolences and heartfelt prayers during this time of grief.

Services

Visitation: October 12, 2019 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

New Revelation Christian Church
6701 Oaklandon Road
Indianapolis, IN 46236


Funeral Service: October 12, 2019 2:00 pm

New Revelation Christian Church
6701 Oaklandon Road
Indianapolis, IN 46236


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  1. Teria, my prayers are with you and your family at this most difficult time. May God Bless you and keep you in your time of sorrow.

  2. Teria, I am praying for you and your family during this most difficult of times. I know that your faith in God and the knowledge that you will be reunited with Quintin again in Heaven will sustain you during the days ahead. Prayerfully, Linda Seber.

  3. Teria,

    There are no words I can say for this tragic loss except I will continue to pray for you and your family for strength.

  4. Teria- I am so sorry for your tragic loss, the Dowdy family is the thoughts and prayers of the McQuade family. Wishing you all the strength and grace needed during this time of loss – E.J.

  5. May God wrap His loving arms around your family during this difficult time and give you peace that surpasses all understanding…although nothing is a coincidence; God is always there to guide us through even the most trying times of our journey, if we only learn to lean on Him – for He is our help!

  6. Teria, you are more than a conqueror. My family is praying for your family during this time. May the Lord provide peace and serenity for you all! Blessings.

  7. Peace Love and Comfort to you my sister and your family members. I understand he was a wonderful young man. Remember God is with you always!

  8. The month of October is very challenging for me and your family members, Peace Love and Comfort and Prayers are done everyday for healing of this incident that has happen to your wonderful son. Much Love always to you and the family!!

  9. Teria and Family – We sincerely hope that your memories of Quintin and the love of your family and friends surround you and give you strength and comfort in the days ahead. We are so very sorry for your loss. – The Kirk Family

  10. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this devastating season.
    Though our Earthly bodies mourn his loss, our Heavenly Father has welcomed him with open loving arms.

  11. Dowdy Family – Now more than ever, my You and your Family feel God’s love. We are sorry beyond words for your loss, but words are all we have.

  12. To the Family, We are sincerely heartfelt and saddened for your loss. Praying that GOD’S healing power and hand will provide comfort to each of you during this very difficult time. We will lift you daily in our prayers, warmly and lovingly.

  13. Teria my Cornell, my heart hurt when I heard the news. Our condolences to you and your entire family. May God help you to find a way to appreciate the short time that you had together and to continue to honor him by the life you will live moving forward.

  14. May the peace of our Lord and Savior comfort you and your family now and in the time ahead. You are continually in my thoughts and prayers.

    “Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.” Psalm 143:8 (NIV)

  15. At this tragic time may you feel the comfort that only God can provide. May knowing you will be reunited with Quintin one day bring you peace. Psalm 34:18 “The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” You are and will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers. Emily, Theo, and Thad Alexis

  16. My prayers are with you and your family in your time of loss. I pray God lift you and your family spirit and give you peace and serenity doing these tough times. May God Bless you and your family.

  17. Those we have held in our arms for a short while we hold in our hearts forever. Teria, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength. I wish you healing and peace.

  18. Those we have held in our arms for a short while we hold in our hearts forever. Teria, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength. I wish you healing and peace.

  19. Those we have held in our arms for a short while we hold in our hearts forever. Teria, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Today and always, may loving memories bring you peace, comfort, and strength. I wish you healing and peace.

  20. I am so sorry for your loss. May God give you peace, strength and understanding. May he continually cover and bless all of you.

  21. Teria,

    We pray that you, Cornell, Nigel & Jay find Peace & Strength during this sorrowful time. May GOD give you all the serenity and healing power.

    Quintin will always be my “Randy Moss”

  22. “The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard but must be felt with the heart.”– Helen Keller

    There are no word any of us can use to heal the pain. My prayers and love is with you and your family during this time of need and comfort. God only knows your inter request.

  23. Though words, however gentle, cannot take your pain away, please know I’m continually praying for comfort for you all.

  24. The Word says, “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted” Matthew 5:4. I stand in the gap trusting the Father for that comfort at some point, for each of you. Teria and Family, you are all in my prayers.

  25. Teria, to you and your family. Our hearts ache for your loss. No words can heal or replace the pain you all are going through at this trying and difficult time. But there is One, who can heal, bring peace and comfort. God is only a prayer away as He knows your pain. May He bless and keep you and your family.

  26. Teria, I am very sorry for your tremendous loss. I never had the opportunity to meet Quintin, but I’m sure he was an Amazing young man that you were extremely proud of. My deepest condolences to you and your family. Praying for a spirit of peace and comfort to be with all of you to help ease the pain.

  27. Teria, Cornell, and family. The Nelson family’s prayers are with you now, and will continue to be with you.

    Quintin clearly made a huge positive impact on a lot of people.The show of support today for you and your family was amazing and I know that God, your family, and friends will continue to be there for you.

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