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Mary Ellen Owens Rowland
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Birth: Dec. 31, 1900
Jackson County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1978
Kern County
California, USA


Funeral services for Mary Ellen Rowland, 77, will be at 2:00 pm Tuesday, July 11, 1978 in the Delano Mortuary, formerly of Sequoyah County, with Rev Perry Fraze and the Rev Van Cummings officiating. Burial will be in the North Kern District Cemetery.

Mrs Rowland was born Dec 31, 1900 in Fackler, Alabama to William Allen Owens and Avis Adline (Atkerson) Owens they both proceded her in death. She moved to Sequoyah County when she was only 12 years old and moved to California in 1944. She died July 08, 1978 in Delano. She married Perry G Rowland in 1917 he proceded her in death Feb 17, 1965.

She is survied by six sons, Hubert, Clifford, Donald, and Howard, all of Delano, California, Watie of Bakersfield, California and Wayne of Pleasanton, California; five daughters, Ruby Taylor and Edith Martin, both of Sallisaw, Oklahoma; Ruth Hurst of MacFarland, California; Avis Sparks and Edna Sneed both of Delano, California; four sisters, Bertha Allen and Willie Davis both of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, Lula Rowland of Warner, Oklahoma and Flora Stump, Drmright, Oklahoma; 38 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren.

Burial in the North Kern District Cemetery.
Family links: 
  William Allen Owens (1876 - 1913)
  Avious Adline Atkerson Owens-Stump (1879 - 1965)
  Perry G Rowland (1894 - 1966)
  Ruby Mae Rowland Taylor (1918 - 2002)*
  Edith Irene Rowland Martin (1920 - 2000)*
  Avis A Rowland Sparks (1922 - 1987)*
  Hubert Rowland (1924 - 1992)*
  Ruth Rowland Hurst (1938 - 2010)*
  Mary Ellen Owens Rowland (1900 - 1978)
  Bertha Mae Owens Allen (1904 - 2001)*
  Lula Austin Owens Rowland (1906 - 1996)*
  Flora Irene Owens Stump (1909 - 1989)*
  Willie Ernest Owens Davis (1913 - 2000)*
*Calculated relationship
North Kern Cemetery
Kern County
California, USA
Created by: Carol Davis-Ulmer
Record added: Jan 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64284337
Mary Ellen <i>Owens</i> Rowland
Added by: Carol Davis-Ulmer
Mary Ellen <i>Owens</i> Rowland
Added by: Carol Davis-Ulmer
Mary Ellen <i>Owens</i> Rowland
Added by: Carol Davis-Ulmer
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- Brenda Clark
 Added: Oct. 24, 2012
Aunt Mary you are loved and missed.
- Carol Davis-Ulmer
 Added: Jul. 10, 2011

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