Eugene Rowe Jr.

Published 5:00 am Thursday, March 12, 2009

Services for Eugene Rowe Jr., of Brookhaven, are 2 p.m.Saturday, March 14, at St. James M.B. Church with burial inHillcrest Cemetery.

Visitation is Friday from 1 until 6 p.m. at WilliamsMortuary.

Mr. Rowe, 61, died March 8, 2009, at Forrest General Hospital inHattiesburg. He was born in Mobile, Ala., on April 29, 1947, toEugene Rowe and Jessie Mae Williams.

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He was disabled. He was an U.S. Navy veteran.

Preceding him in death were his father, Eugene Rowe Sr.; and hisgrandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Norman Rowe and Mr. and Mrs. BenjaminMoore.

Survivors are his mother, Jessica Mae Williams, of Brookhaven;his sons, Derrick Lewis Sr. and wife, Phyllis, of Jackson, ShuanHoward, of Chicago, Ill., Eugene Rowe, of Detroit, Mich., ArzareusGoodloe, of Brookhaven; his daughters, Anita Rowe and EuniceHoward, both of Chicago, and Jessica Rowe, of Detroit, Mich.; hisnine grandchildren; and his two great-grandchildren.