2007-10-11 / Obituaries


Eugene Rowland, 62, of Jackson died Oct. 1, 2007 at his residence.

He was a born May 25, 1945. He was a self-employed carpenter.

Survivors include his wife, Sandra Holifield Rowland, Jackson; five sons, Thomas Rowland, Clara, Miss., Edward (Brianne) Rowland, Brandon Rowland, both of Jackson, Ala. Michael Rowland, Tracey Rowland, both of Jackson, Miss.; two daughters, Crystal Rowland, Brittany Rowland, both of Jackson; two stepdaughters, Tracy Scott, Ellisville, Miss., Terri Lynn Rowland, Jackson; three brothers, Benny Rowland, Bartlett, Tenn., Chester Rowland, Strayhorn, Miss., Johnny Rowland, Coldwater, Miss; eight sisters, Earnestine Dover, Batesville, Miss., Lillian Dover, Ruth Tarver, both of Senatobia, Miss., Virginia Turner, Chattanooga, Tenn., Darthia Hallum, Abbeville, Miss., Margie Rowe, Greenwood, Miss., Lorene McCarver, Arkabutler, Miss., Irene Butler, Crockett, Miss.; two grandchildren.

The service was Oct. 4 at 2 p.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in Trinity Memorial Gardens in Jackson.

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