|Birth: ||May 25, 1943|
|Death: ||May 23, 2012|
Julie Clark Rowden went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 23rd. She was born in Dallas Texas on May 25, 1943 to Elizabeth Swor and Isaac Ferris Clark. She grew up in the Park Cities area and graduated from Highland Park High School. Throughout her life she kept up with a group of special girl friends from school and enjoyed their monthly get-togethers. She will be dearly missed by her close friends. After one year of college, she left to get married and raise her family. She had a great work ethic and for many years worked in the medical field in administration until her retirement. She was instrumental in helping install the first dialysis center in Dallas and later went to Houston to help install their first dialysis center. She worked in Florida for several years but returned to her Dallas roots to be near family and friends. She was a faithful Christian and a member of Highland Baptist Church in Dallas all her life. Her children were brought up in church and taught to respect and care for others. Julie loved her family and her church, and in her latter years she enjoyed loving on her grandchildren. She was an advocate for children with special needs and supported the Special Olympics. She is survived by a loving family and many friends: daughter Leslie Rowden, Corsicana; son Chad Rowden, Plano; son Wes Rowden and wife Kim, Dallas; sister Betty Ann Whitson and husband David, Scurry; brother I. F. "Bud" Clark and wife Gloria, LaJoya, California; brother Rick Clark, Asheville, NC.; and the loves of her life, her grandchildren Hailey, Miranda and Tessa Rowden; Jeremy and Heather Rowden. Her Memorial Service will be at Highland Baptist Church, 8202 Boedeker Drive June 1st at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials be made to the Special Olympics or to a charity of your choice.
Published in Dallas Morning News from May 26 to May 27, 2012
Created by: Juli Quinteros de Hernan...
Record added: Feb 13, 2013
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