Rickey Howard Rowe


(April 2, 1953 – February 1, 2020)

Rickey Howard Rowe, 66, of Stephenville, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2020.

Graveside service will be held at 10:00 am Monday, February 3, 2020 at the Bunyan Cemetery in Erath County. The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm Sunday at the Stephenville Funeral Home.

Rickey was born on April 2, 1953 in Dublin to the late Wilburn H. and Marie Griffin Rowe. He graduated from Stephenville High School class of 1971 and graduated from Tarleton State University in 1975. Rickey married Karen Parks on October 2, 1976 in Stephenville and together they had three daughters. He worked for many years as the receiving coordinator at FMC before his retirement, and was also a dairyman. Ricky attended the Double N Cowboy Church in Dublin.

He is survived by his wife, Karen Rowe of Stephenville; daughters, Khristi Gordon and husband C.D. of Stephenville, and Erika Grimm and husband Andrew of Stephenville; grandchildren, Kaitlyn Gordon, Corbin Gordon, Leah Kunselman, Ally Grimm, and Brooke Grimm; sisters, Alene Howle and husband Junior of Stephenville, and Carolyn Belew and husband Butch of Dublin; father-in-law, Jack Parks of Stephenville; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilburn and Marie Rowe; a daughter Stephanie Kunselman; and mother-in-law, Norma Parks.

Memorials may be made to the Double N Cowboy Church 7202 Hwy 6, Dublin, TX 76446, or to the charity of your choice.

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