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“Marty & Family,Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We pray for Gods comfort.We love you,Travis & Kristine ”
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“Ethan, Your classmates and I are thinking of you and praying for you and your family. You are a great boy and friend, and I know your grandmother...Read More »
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“Hello Dean Just want you to know that I'm thinking and praying for you and your family. Blessings Karen ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Karen Johnson - Friend to Dean

“I am so sorry for your loss. I spent many days and nights at the Rowe house in high school with my best friend and brother I never had, Chris. ...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Chris Vincent - Central City, KY

“I am so sorry for your loss. I remember Jenny well and how devoted she was to her family, friends and her faith. She left quite a legacy behind in...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Taleah Wright - friend

“I'm so sorry for your great loss. Remembering you in prayer. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Sheryl Johnson Turpen

“Marty, deano, and chris, I have always thought of you as my family. You are in my thoughts and prayers. I remember Jenny always had a smile on her...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Robbyn Edwards wright - KY

“Jenny will be missed a lot. She was a caring person who would do anything for you all you had to do was ask and sometimes she knew somehow. My...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Teressa Dukes - Friend

“I'll always remember Jenny from High School in association with my classmates Marty, Dean and younger son, Chris, and many years after, from seeing...Read More »
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“Many good thoughts remain with all of us. Remember her with joy and love in your heart and knowing that God will keep you and your family strong...Read More »
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“Jimmy and I are praying for you in you time of sorry. We both thought a lot of Jenny. She was a very special friend. I know Jimmy has a lot of great...Read More »
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GREENVILLE - Mary Virginia "Jenny" Rowe, 66, of Greenville, died peacefully on Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at her home. One of five siblings, she was born on June 27, 1944 in Providence, Ky to the Rev. Carroll and Mary Yarbrough. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Richard Earl Yarbrough.

She is survived by her devoted husband and friend of 48 years, Jerry Lee Rowe of Central City, and their three sons, Marty Lee (Pam) Rowe of Cleveland, TN, Carroll Dean (Tina) Rowe of Greenville, and Christopher Lynn (Amy) Rowe of Greenville; seven grandchildren, Brittany Leigh Rowe (Chris Gates, fiance'), Chelsy Paige Rowe, Autumn Brooke Rowe, Ethan Wesley Rowe, Mason Christopher Rowe, Austin Wade Rowe, and Jasmine Abigail Rowe; a brother, the Rev. Curtis (Pauletta) Yarbrough of Madisonville; two sisters, Dinah (Howard) Tinkle and Linda (Mike) Simpkins, both of Greenville; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.

She worked at Malone Lumber Company for over 10 years and retired as the floor manager in 2006. Previously, she spent a lengthy tenue of service as part of the management team at Wal-Mart in Central City. She was a member of Richardson Chapel General Baptist Church and, above all, was devoted to her faith and her family.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11:00AM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with the Rev. Larry Shadowen officiating, assisted by the Rev. Curtis Yarbrough. Visitation will be Friday from 5-9PM at the funeral home and Saturday after 8:00AM. Burial will be at White Oak Cemetery in Webster County. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society Relay for Life, c/o Malone Lumber Company, 204 W. Depot St., Greenville, Ky 42345. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.