Benton Rowe Jr.

Benton Rowe Jr. is survived by his wife of 50 years Linda L. Rowe, 2 daughters Denise and Erica Rowe 1 son Benton Rowe III (wife Veronica) 2 granddaughters Shakira and Xiomara Rowe and 1 grandson Giovany Rowe as well as 4 brothers Alton, Roy, LB and Joe Earl and 3 sisters Lena, Dorothy, Mary and 1 sister who proceeded him in death Robbie and many countless nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He will be missed greatly by all of us. If you would like to take a moment to share a memory or to just give condolences to the family please feel free to do so.

Please note the viewing will be Saturday September 3rd from 1-3pm also a celebration of life will be held at a later date details of that will be sent out by the family once plans have been arranged.

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  1. Sending my condolences to the Rowe family. Keeping you all in my prayers. SIP Mr Rowe.🤲🏽💕

  2. Uncle Ben was my favorite! I know you are up in heaven turning cartwheels and smoking some mullet! Hold my plate, see you when I get there!❤️❤️

  3. I remember as a little girl I was so afraid Of him because he was so tall Only to find out he had a heart of GOLD And when I told him I know how to make gravy and he did not believe him so I had to prove myself and I pass the test!!! Great man . And great family. To my childhood best friend thank you for sharing your parents with me. You guys are in my prayers

  4. Papa Rowe will be greatly missed. He made us laugh and kept us on our toes! He had a big heart, and we have such fond memories of him. Our love and prayers are with you all at this time. Love, Bryan & JoLinda Schrag

  5. Sending our condolences and praying that you will know God’s comfort and strength during this time. We were fortunate to meet and visit with Mr Rowe at the time of the wedding of our son, Bryan Schrag to JoLinda.


    Stan and Carol Schrag

  6. St Paul MBC, Mount Olive, MS membership along with Pastor Donald Coats and First Lady Janice Coats send our deepest condolences to the family of Brother Benton Rowe. St Paul is the home church of the Rowe family and remain a beacon of welcome to you all.

  7. My dear father in law. You always treated me with much love and respect. Heaven is even better now since it gained another kind and beautiful soul. Dad You will always live in our memories and hearts.

  8. Love you so much grandpa . Thank you for everything you have done for me . Don’t worry I have all your watches safe with me . I can’t wait to see you again ❤️

  9. So sorry for the loss of your Husband,Father,Brother,grandfather and Uncle prayers sent to the Rowe family

  10. We are lifting all of family in prayer for comfort and peace as you grieve the loss of this awesome man. Remembering the meet…2 ..64 built to hilt Fords sitting side by side at Steak and Shake. Us 2 wives sitting by our husbands side. Years passed and always the respect for the muscle in the cars. Working with Linda and Little Ben and Veronica too…I remember a day I cooked collards for the first time and offered my beautiful accomplishment to Big Ben and Linda at lunch. To my surprise they were giggling and secretive. Finally Ben said these are awful! Quickly Linda healed my wounded pride by letting me know why they were giggling. I cooked old ones. Anyway…… I will always remember that big laugh he had. We Love this family and are so heartbroken for you. Wow what a life of memories he has given. Please accept our heartfelt sympathy as you go one day at a time without him. Hes near you …believe me. Hes Waiting. Love u guys…….Fred and cathy

  11. Today makes 1 year since you physically left this world. I love you and still miss you every single day but I take comfort in knowing that you are no longer in any pain and you are free! I love you Dad and I’ll see you when I get there and when our souls recognize each other oh what a glorious time that will be!

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