Welcome Visitor
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
332 members
FRONT PAGE
COMMUNITY NEWS
OPINIONS/EDITORIALS
LIFESTYLES
SCHOOLS/EDUCATION
OBITUARIES
BUSINESS
SPORTS
PREP FOOTBALL
FRANKLIN FACTS
CHURCH NEWS
COMMUNITY CALENDAR
MOST POPULAR
SEARCH ARTICLES
PAST ISSUES
SITE MAP
JOIN THE FT WEB SITE
LOGIN
LOGOUT
WHO'S ONLINE
EDIT YOUR PROFILE
MAKE US YOUR HOME PAGE
Greater Franklin Co. Chamber of Commerce
Franklin County, North Carolina
Franklin County Schools
Franklin Co. Arts Council
Franklin County Boys & Girls Club
Franklin County Library
Franklin Co. Relay for Life
World Overcomers Bible College
Five County Mental Health Authority
Franklin Co. Democrats
Franklin Co. Republicans
Franklin Co. Parks and Recreation
Youngsville Parks & Recreation
Bunn Youth Recreational League
Louisburg College
Vance Granville College
Crosscreek Charter School
Guardian ad Litem Program
N.C. General Assembly
North Carolina Government
Safe Space, Inc.
National Whistlers Convention
SPORTS LINKS
YOUTH LINKS
REV. CHARLES “CHUCK” ROWLAND
CLIMAX - Rev. Charles “Chuck” Rowland, age 84 of Climax, NC  went to be with his Lord on March 16, 2014, after a brief illness.  Rev. Rowland  was raised in Greenwood, MS. 

The funeral service will be held at Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Climax, NC at 2:00pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014.  The graveside service will immediately follow in the church cemetery.

He served in the Korean War as a United States Marine.  After completing his military service, Chuck, worked in the textile industry for many years until he was called to serve as a United Methodist Minister.  He served numerous churches throughout the state of North Carolina.  After retiring, he continued to serve in the ministry.  He enjoyed playing golf while his health allowed it, fishing with friends, and watching Duke Basketball and Ole Miss Football, and spending time with his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.

Those left to cherish his memory include: his devoted wife of 46 years, Ruth;  his brother: William Rowland of Oxford, MS; children: Teri McGinn of Taylors, SC, Beth Rogers of Hiddenite, NC, Bobby Rowland of Seagrove, NC, Barbara Hodges of Reidsville, Laura  Beggan of Louisville, KY, Sarah Campbell of Silk Hope, NC, and Terry Rowland of Chapel Hill, NC; Grandchildren: Bryan, Josh, Tiffany, Niki, Devan, Nikki, Ayden, Gavin, Chelsey, Hagan, and Kaydee; Great Grandchildren:  Jordan, Drake, Weston, and Ethan.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be sent to your church cemetery fund.

Paid Obituary

Printer-friendly format


Members Opinions:
March 20, 2014 at 9:18am
I had the pleasure of meeting Rev. Rowland and his lovely wife through his sister-in-law and my dear friend, Donald Rose McGhee. They graciously welcomed me into their house when I was attending a workshop in their area. I send my sympathy to the family. I share in your loss.




Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: