03/27/05 — GEORGE F. ROWE

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KENLY -- George F. Rowe, 92, of 5077 Princeton-Kenly Road, died Friday.

A funeral service will be held today at 3 p.m. in the Coley Funeral Home Chapel. The Reverends Calvin Heath and Dennis Pollock will officiate. Burial will follow in the Rains Cross Roads Church Cemetery.

Mr. Rowe is survived by his wife of 70 years, Virgie Pierce Rowe; one daughter, Shelby Jean Mitchell of Fayetteville; two sons, E.J. Rowe of Princeton; Pete Rowe of Kenly; one sister, Emma Howell of Pikeville; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

The family received friends Saturday evening from 7 until 9 at Coley Funeral Home.

Flowers are welcome, or memorials may be made to the Rains Cross Roads FWB Church Building Fund, c/o Tyson Radford, 166 J. Howell Road, Kenly, N.C., 27542.

Published in Obituaries on March 27, 2005 10:52 AM