Peggy Lou-Gennia Simpson Rowell went to live with her heavenly Father Monday, March 10, 2014, at the Brian Center in Monroe, NC.
Born June 10, 1930 to the late Randolph and Faire Helms Simpson. She was a retired bookkeeper and credit manager.
Peggy was a member of Indian Trail United Methodist Church since 1955. She enjoyed working with the youth and in other areas of her church, and she was a Charter Member of Indian Trail VFW 2423 Ladies Aux.
She was preceded in death by her husband Dallas Rowell, on January 2, 1989, brother Sherrell Simpson, and nephews, Lanny Price and Mark Franklin.
Funeral services in celebration of her life will be held at Indian Trail United Methodist Church, Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 12:00 noon with Dr. James C. Howell and Rev. Jim Parsons officiating. Her family will receive friends for the hour preceding the service beginning at 11 a.m. Burial will follow next to her beloved husband at Forest Lawn East Cemetery.
She is survived by her god child Annette Harris and children, her sister Sarah Brooks (Max), sister-in-law Betty Simpson, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Union County, 700 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe NC 28112 or to the Alzheimer’s Association, 3800 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte NC 28215.
Arrangements are in the care of Heritage Funeral Home, Indian Trail Chapel. An online condolence and guest registry is available at www.heritagecares.com