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Randel Rowe, Chance, Adair Co., KY, native (1944-2012)

This obituary information is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Randel D. Rowe, at peace in Christ, July 7, 2012. He was born December 2, 1944 in Chance, KY in Adair County, longtime resident of Southwest side of Chicago-Clearing neighborhood; dearly beloved husband of Carrie H. Rowe, nee Crawhorn; devoted father of Randy (Cathy) Rowe, of Willow Springs, Lahoma (Patrick) Bracken, of Oak Lawn, Samantha Rowe, of Chicago , the late James S. Rowe, and special daughter, Tammy Larios, of Hickory Hills; loving grandfather of Nicole Bracken, Randel Bracken and Hunter Rowe; dear brother of Max (Diane) Rowe, of Sparksville, KY and Corine (James) Petty, of Shepherdsville, KY; preceded in death by parents, Ed and Lorine Murphy Rowe. Longtime member of Wesleyan Missionary Church and United Auto Workers. Resting at Central Chapel, 6158 S. Central Ave., Chicago, IL, on Friday, July 13, 2012, 4pm-9pmCT Lying In State Saturday, July 14, at Wesleyan Missionary Church, 5656 W. 64th St., Chicago, from 10amCT until time of service at 11amCT. Rev. Thomas Reed and Rev. Stephen Smith, officiating. Private Interment Mt. Auburn Memorial Park, Stickney, IL. To express your thoughts or memories in the online guest book, Phone 773-581-9000.

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Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
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