SHERMAN - Graveside services will be held for David Kenneth Rowell Sr. at 2 p.m. Tuesday Feb 18at West Hill Cemetery in Sherman. Services are under the direction of Waldo Funeral Home.|
David passed away Saturday Feb 15, 2014 at Texas Health Presbyterian- WNJ Medical Center after losing his battle with cancer.
David was born August 23, 1946 in Wylie, Texas to David Bryant Rowell and Opal (Holbrook) Rowell. He was married to the late Peggy (Woodson) Rowell May 24, 1968 in Sherman. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War, and later worked as a parts manager in several automotive departments in Grayson County. David will be remembered as devoted grandfather who enjoyed playing card games, and going on walks.
David is survived by his son, David K. Rowell Jr. and wife Krista of Sherman; grandchildren, Travis and Autumn Rowell of Sherman; brother, William Rowell of Pottsboro, Texas; sister, Jenny Jarvis of Sherman; and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made in David's name to:
, 8900 John W. Carpenter Freeway Dallas, TX 75247.
The register book can be signed online at waldofuneralhome.com.
Published in The Herald Democrat from Feb. 17 to Feb. 18, 2014