Michael Rowell
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Michael Rowell
  • June 21, 1946 - December 13, 2017
  • Poplarville, Mississippi

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Michael Roger Rowell, 71, of Poplarville, Mississippi, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Mr. Rowell was born June 21, 1946 in Poplarville to William A. Rowell and Mollie Stanford Rowell. He was an United States Army Veteran serving during the Vietnam War and a member of the American Legion, VFW, and DAV. He was a retired Federal Technician with MATES at Camp Shelby, Mississippi. He was of the Baptist faith. He married the former Lois Elizabeth Kappeler on March 10, 1972 in Poplarville.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two brothers, Bill Rowell, Joe Rowell; and one sister, Tommie Farve.

Family members include his wife of 45 years, Lois Rowell; one son, Doug (Julie) Rowell; two daughters, Kimberly (Ryan) Andrews, Heidi (Jason) Cooper; one sister, Peggy Nelson; eight grandchildren, Cloey Knapp, Aislynn Andrews, Bryson Andrews, Zeven Andrews, Liam Cooper, Christopher Sherrill, Katelyn Sherrill, and John Sherrill, Jr.

Funeral services will be at WHITE FUNERAL HOME, 315 Highway 11 South, Poplarville, MS, 39470 on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 11:30 am. Rev. Brad Ford will officiate the service. Burial with military honors will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends and have visitation from 9:30 am until services, Saturday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be offered at www.whitefuneralhomepoplarville.com .

White Funeral Home, (601) 795-4982.