John Thell Rowell

John Thell Rowell

Mr. John Thell Rowell, age 75 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away at his residence on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. He was a native of Winnfield and was a member of the Church of Christ.

Mr. Rowell worked in the oilfield for many years as a Wireline Specialist. Later he retired from Weyerhaeuser and then worked at Nichols in the Sporting Goods department. He also owned and operated the Lafayete Street Deli for several years. He was an avid outdoorsman as he loved fishing, hunting and barbequing.

He was preceded in death by his father Thell Rowell and his mother Ina Pearl Rikard Rowell.

Mr. Rowell is survived by his wife of 48 years Bobbie Harris Rowell, six children Teaven Redstone, Trenton Redstone, Wendy Rowell, Misty Lester (Doug), Jared Rowell (Courtney), Katrinia Rowell (Brandon), seventeen grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters.

Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 2, 2020 at Couley Cemetery with Rev. David Allen officiating. Services were under the direction of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield.

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