Martha Rowland

Obituary of Martha Jane Rowland

Ms. Martha Jane Rowland age 78 of Tazewell was born August 9, 1940 and passed away December 8, 2018 at Laurel Manor Nursing Home. She was a life-long member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church where she also enjoyed singing in the choir.


She is preceded in death by her:

Parents: Lydia and Singleton Rowland

Sisters: Hazel Earl and Bessie Lock

Brothers: Hubert, George, Bill and Lawrence Rowland

Nephew: Danny Rowland


She is survived by her:

Sisters: Gladys Whitaker and Mary Fultz of Tazewell


And a host of nieces, nephews and other loving friends.


Graveside service will be conducted Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 11 AM in the Rowland Cemetery with Pastor Eddie Overholt officiating.


Pallbearers: Jeff Whitaker, Christian Whitaker, Rick Rowland,

                      Chris Fultz, Terry Lock and Jerry Ball


~Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home is honored to be serving to the family~