March 6, 1941 – July 4, 2019
Gerald Rowe, 78, of Fort Smith, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Fort Smith. He was born March 6, 1941 in Altus, OK to the late Otis and Byrtle Rowe. He was a courier for National Health Labs and Lab Corporation of America for 33 years. He was a Charter Member of Grace Community Church.
His wife Shirley Rowe and his extended family survive him.
Funeral service will be 10 AM Monday, July 8, 2019, at Grace Community Church with burial to follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Services are entrusted to Edwards Funeral Home.
The family will visit with friends Sunday from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Ian Prescott, John Newton, Joe Schefe, Walt Swearingen, Alfred Branch and Jeff Jones.
Memorials to Grace Community Church, 4001 Brooken Hill Drive, Fort Smith, AR 72903.
- Shirley Rowe, Wife
- Byrtle Rowe, Mother
- Otis Rowe, Father
- Ian Prescott, Active Bearer
- John Newton, Active Bearer
- Joe Schefe, Active Bearer
- Walt Swearingen, Active Bearer
- Alfred Branch, Active Bearer
- Jeff Jones, Active Bearer
Grace Community Church
4001 Brooken Hill Drive, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903
- Visitation Sunday, July 7, 2019
- Funeral Service Monday, July 8, 2019
July 8, 2019
Gerald , i will miss you. Know that God has taken you home because he wanted you not to suffer any more. I will take of Shirley for you. We are like sisters you know since Martha put us together. i watch the baseball and football games for you. We will see you one day. God Bless you Gerald, rest in Peace. Love you my friend