Luther Dale Rowland, 66, of Katy, Texas, formerly of Dumas, passed away on January 30, 2019 in Texas.
He was born on February 23, 1952 in Dumas to the late William Orbay Rowland and Eula Hammans Rowland.
Mr. Rowland was a Christian and worked for Jamesway Incubator Co. for more than 20 years.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Bill, John and James Rowland; and three sisters, Mollie Hickman, Jean Meeks and Jackie Lane.
Mr. Rowland enjoyed fishing, playing poker, dancing and loved to make people smile. He loved to help people and to take adventures and his cowboy hat was his baby.
Survivors include two daughters, Tabitha Lampton of Kingsland and Caitlin (Matthew) Kelly of Houston, Texas; three sisters, Lillie (Edward) Ross of Winchester, Carol Minor of Sherwood, and Mable (Roy) Dalton of Dumas; and four grandchildren, Alyssa Lampton, Kylie, Hadley, and Ava Kelly.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 3, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home in Dumas. A funeral service will be held on Monday, February 4 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Willis Findley officiating. Burial will follow at Jefferson Cemetery in Winchester.
Memorials may be made to Spanish Meadows Nursing and Rehab, 1480 Katy Flewellen Rd,, Katy, TX., 77494.