Carolyn Ann Rowland
Funeral services for Carolyn Ann Rowland, age 58, of the Flat Creek Community, will be held 4:00 p.m. Sunday, June 10, 2018, in the chapel of Doak-Howell Funeral Home with Brother Mike Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Herman Cemetery. Mrs. Rowland passed from this life Friday evening, June 8, 2018 at home surrounded by her family.
Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until service time Sunday, at the funeral home.
Born November 28, 1959 in Shelbyville, TN, she was the daughter of Felton Raby and the late Sarah Mae Moore Raby. Along with her mother she was preceded in death by: husband, James Clarence “Jimmy” Rowland, Jr.; brother, David Raby; and sister, Brenda Hunt.
Carolyn worked as a LPN nurse for over 40 years, serving at Bedford County Nursing home for 20 years and various other health institutions. In her free time she enjoyed reading and traveling. She loved her family but was all about her grandson and was super excited about her two soon-to-arrive, grandbabies. She was a faithful member of the Flat Creek Baptist Church for 25+ years.
Survivors include: sons, Robby (Kaitlyn) Rowland and Daniel (Ashley) Rowland both of the Flat Creek Community; grandson, Tucker Rowland and soon-to-arrive grandchildren, Micah and Claire Rowland; brother Wayne (Theresa) Raby of Lynchburg; sister-in-law, Anna Faulkenberry of Chapel Hill; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial donations may be made to the MDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association) @ www.mda.org or by mail: 783 Old Hickory Blvd, Brentwood, TN 37027.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.