February 1, 2021
Mr. Darryl Rowland, age 75, of Smithville passed away on Monday in the ER of Acension St. Thomas DeKalb Hospital.
Mr. Rowland was born February 7, 1945 in Portland, Oregon to his parents, the late Horace Nixon and Marjorie Pirtle Rowland. He was a member of Smithville First Baptist Church and an employee of Edd Rogers Chevrolet Auto Sales for 43 years.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February, 4, 2021 at 3 p.m. at the chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home with burial to follow at DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will be on Thursday from 1 until the time of service at 3pm. Due to Covid 19 precautions, social distance measures will be observed. We are also not accepting food in the kitchen at this time.
He was preceded in death by his parents as well as one brother, Nixon Rowland.
Mr. Rowland is survived by his wife of 44 years, Martha Thweatt Rowland of Smithville; 3 Daughters: Christie (Brian) Carter of Cookeville, Tonya Stewart (Jason Rogers) of Nashville, and Sonya Rowland of Nashville; 1 Son: Chad Rowland of Castalian Springs; 7 Grandchildren: Jackson Rowland, Emma Grace Carter, Ava Stewart, Chloe Stewart, Payton Carter, Caroline Diania Rowland, and Tryston Rogers; 1 Sister: Serita and Ken Smith of Walling. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.