Hanceville Funeral Home
Funeral services for Evon Rowe, 80, of Hanceville will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne Wisener and Junior Wolfe officiating, with interment with military honors in Hopewell Cemetery.
Hanceville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Rowe passed away at his home Saturday, June 22. He was born Sept. 1, 1932, in Winston County, to Zella and George Hopkin Rowe. He was stationed in Germany while serving in the U.S. Army. He retired from Cullman Products and spent most of his time doing carpentry, gardening, fishing and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was saved in 1962 and was a devout member of Hopewell Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, George Benny Rowe and Winnie Lou Atkins.
He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Estelle Rowe; three children, Carrlon (Wade) Holmes, Randall (Maria) Rowe and Melissa (Steve) Atchley; sister, Sue Reynolds; brother, Jerry (Bobbie) Rowe; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.