Frances Sue Rowland, age 81 of Marble passed way Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at Cherokee Indian Hospital.
Frances was the daughter of the late John Beaver and Rose Cordelia Passmore. She was a homemaker and a member of Rowland Hill Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James Clinton Rowland; daughter, Rhonda Rowland Pratt and granddaughter, Melinda Ann Nichols.
She is survived by her son, Michael Garrett and wife Linda; daughters, Carolyn Rowland and husband Alvin, Debbie Fleming and husband Ronald and Lesha Cornwell and husband Charlie; 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 3 PM, Sunday, October 15, 2017 at the Rowland Hill Baptist Church in Marble. James Stalcup, Rev. Donald Watkins and Rev. Matt Mull will officiate. Pallbearers will be grandsons. Burial will be in Rowland Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM, Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home in Murphy where the body will remain until being placed in the church thirty minutes prior to the service hour.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.
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