Cartwright Funeral Homes


ROWELL, David L. of Randolph, formerly of Waverly, AL passed away on February 7, 2020 at the age of 85. Born in rural Waverly, AL, to the late Lorenzo and Evialena (Whitlow) Rowell. David worked as a handyman, doing odd jobs and chores for neighbors and friends. He enjoyed reading, fishing in local ponds and creeks, and playing the harmonica. David had an eye for nice clothing and hats, he would browse magazines and cut out pictures of items he liked. David loved chicken, potato chips and RC Cola. He was happy spending time with his family, especially watching videos of religious teaching with his sister, who he called “baby girl”. David will be missed by all who were blessed to have known him. Devoted brother of Clementine Smith of Bloomfield, CT, Geraldine Rowell of Charlotte, NC and Everlener Jones of Randolph and the late Oralee Harris, Doris Mae Gooden, Lorenzo Rowell, Joseph Rowell, Willie B. Rowell, Willie Whitlow and Evelyn Caffey Jones. David is also survived by many nieces, nephews and other family members. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a visitation period on Thursday, February 13th, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, immediately followed by a service at 12:00 PM in the Cartwright Funeral Home, 419 North Main Street (Rt. 28), Randolph. Burial will follow in St. Mary Cemetery, Randolph.

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