Obituaries – 1/28/2020

Published 8:00 am Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Patricia Rowe

April 21, 1965 – Jan. 11, 2020

Patricia Kay Rowe, 54, of Kitts Hill, passed away at her residence on Jan. 11, 2020 under palliative/hospice care.

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She was preceded in death by her father, Jack Lee Bunker; mother, Loretta Kay (Ashurts) Bunker; and brother, Richard Lee Bunker.

Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Jerry E. Rowe; sister, Michelle Bunker Pancake; niece, Taylor Rae (Tony) Wilson and great-niece, Ava Wilson; niece, Tori Leigh Pancake and great-nephew, Carter Pancake; and an untold number of children’s lives she touched throughout her lifetime.

She was a 1984 graduate of Rock Hill High School.

She was a double lung transplant recipient on May 13, 2016 and at the request of Ohio State University Lung Transplant Team. At her death, the lungs were returned for future science study. She has donated her body to the Ohio State University College of Medicine and Anatomical Research and because of this delay, there will be a spring celebration of her life to be announced at a later date.

She was a florist and the blooming of springtime flowers was her most favorite time of year.

Pearl Stevenson

Pearl Stevenson, 86, of Proctorville, died Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hall Funeral Home and Crematory, Proctorville, with Pastor Trent Eastman officiating. Burial will follow in Rome Cemetery, Proctorville. Visitation will be held 6–8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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