Funeral services for Carmen Evelia (Salazar) Rowland, 82, of Palestine are scheduled for 11 am on Friday, December 16, 2016, at Herrington / Land of Memory Funeral Home with Rev. Malcolm Harrison officiating. Burial will follow at Land of Memory Cemetery.
Mrs. Rowland passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2016, at her residence.
She was born on July 23, 1934, in Panama to Jorge Salazar and America Bosquez Salazar. She had resided in Palestine since 1973 and was a homemaker who loved spending time and doing things for her family and friends. Mrs. Rowland was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Jerl Rowland, Sr.
Mrs. Rowland is survived by her sons, Alejandro Salazar and wife Rose and Jerl Rowland, Jr.; daughters, Thelda Sloan, Yvonne DeFore and husband David, Shirley Baker and husband Johnny, and Lynne Upton and husband John; 17 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Condolence calls will be received from 6-8 pm on Thursday, December 15, 2016, at Herrington / Land of Memory Funeral Home.
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Published on December 15, 2016