David Michael Rowe, 68, died on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 in Tulsa.

He was born on Feb. 10, 1950 in Anderson, Missouri to Manring Kell Rowe and Ercel J. Montgomery.

David was a truck driver for 18 years with Cargo Transporters. He accomplished over three million miles during his years on the road and was in the Million Mile Club. He was an EMT for four years with the Jay EMS, Jay.

After his retirement, his past time was protecting his birdfeeders from the squirrels and working outside in his yard.

He was a family man, loving husband, father and grandfather and will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

David is preceded in death by his loving parents, Kell and Ercel Rowe, his Paternal dad, Bill Rowe; son, Jason James Wright; and sister Paula Sooter.

David is survived by his wife of 34 years, Judy Rowe of Eucha; two sons, Joshua (Josh) Michael Rowe and wife Kirsten of Eucha, Robert (Bob) Eugene Wright and wife Kristen of Belmont, North Carolina; Andrew Jason Wright of Belmont, North Carolina, Molly Lou Rowe and Wyatt Michael Rowe of Eucha; two sisters, Diana Franco and husband Will of CA and Debbie Stryker and husband Art of Missouri; many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.

David’s Celebration of Life Memorial Service is set for 4 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 10, at Dogwood Chapel in Eucha, with Lennie Martin officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent in his memory to The Lakemont Shores or Jay Fire Departments.

Arrangements are entrusted to Lawson’s Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Jay, with Shaunda J. Lawson, Owner/Funeral Director and Staff.