Obituary for Nell Rowland
Nell Washer Rowland, 88, of Colonial Heights, Virginia, passed away on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at her home. She is survived by her husband, Eugene Rudolph Rowland “Rudy;” two sons, Richard Keith Rowland (Cathy) and James Craig Rowland; two grandchildren, Jessica and Travis Rowland; and several cousins. Nell was a devoted member of Second Presbyterian Church and had retired as a medical technician after working for Dr. Alvin Cohen’s office for many years. Nell was also a graduate of Petersburg High School and the Westhampton College for Women. She loved to paint and loved to tend to her flower garden. Her family will always remember her as a loving and compassionate wife, mother, and grandmother. A funeral service will be held 11a.m. Thursday, March 1, 2018 at E. Alvin Small Funeral Home & Crematory, 2033 Boulevard, Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834. Interment will follow at Southlawn Memorial Park, S. Prince George, Virginia. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at the funeral home. Condolences may be registered at www.ealvinsmall.com.