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Alma Rowland

Obituary Alma Maxey Rowland, 82, of Tompkinsville, passed away Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Monroe Health & Rehab in Tompkinsville.She was born May 29, 1932 in Hermitage Springs, TN to the late Dillard Maxey and Laura Creveston Maxey. She was raised by her great aunt and uncle Will and Mae Maxey Chandler. She was a retired sales clerk and a member of Tompkinsville Church of Christ. She was united in marriage on September 23, 1951 to Kenneth Rowland.She is survived by her husband: Kenneth Rowland of Tompkinsville, three sons: Chan Rowland and wife Beth of Manakin Sabot, VA, Gary Rowland and wife Brenda, Larry Rowland and wife Donna of Tompkinsville, special friend: Sharon Emmert, four grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and 2 step great grandchildren.In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one son: Barry Rowland.Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, August 31 at 2:00 PM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial LawnVisitation will be after 5:00 PM on Saturday and after 7:30 AM on Sunday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville.Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association, Neal Cemetery or Mt. Gilead Cemetery. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Alma Rowland please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Monroe County Memorial Lawn Monroe County Memorial Lawn KY, To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Alma Rowland, please visit our floral store.

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God bless.

jean. miller Oct 11 2014 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry for your loss. I've known Alma since I moved to Tompkinsville. She was always so nice and sweet. Helpful in every way. She will be missed by you all and Kenneth I know. Please accept my prayers and love.

jane stanford Sep 3 2014 12:00 AM

ALMA WAS SUCH A BLESSING TO CARE FOR, I MISS HER ALREADY AS SHE HAS BEEN SUCH A BIG PART OF MY LIFE.JUST WISH I COULD HAVE HELPED HER MORE THAN I DID.HER CHRISTIAN EXAMPLE AND LOVE FOR HER FAMILY WAS A TRIBUTE TO HER LIFE,I LOVED HER DEARLY AND HER MEMORY WILL BE ETCHED ON MY HEART,,FOR I AM SO BLESSED TO HAVE TAKEN CARE OF HER. MAY GOD BLESS AND COMFORT EACH FAMILY MEMBER IN THE DAYS AHEAD.LOVE SHARON EMMERT

SHARON EMMERT Sep 1 2014 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss! We are never ready to lose our loved ones.......Sending prayers for your family to be strengthened during this most difficult.time.

Jan Watt Aug 31 2014 12:00 AM

To the Rowlands ...... I am so sorry for the passing of this beautiful lady ....I lost my Mom 20 years ago , so I empathize with your pain....Love and Prayers to all of you Larry S. Strode

Larry S. Strode Aug 30 2014 12:00 AM