MITCHELL Virginia Rose Rowe, 89, passed away at 4:45 p.m. Monday, July 9, 2012, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital.
Born July 30, 1922, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Ralph and Omia (Mitchell) Alexander. She married M. L. Jack Rowe September 2, 1958, in Long Beach, California.
Virginia was secretary and treasurer for the Rowe Evangelistic Ministries and Radio Voice of Jesus Corp.- Non Profit since 1978. She traveled with the ministry to Australia, Tonga Islands, Pacific, and England. Virginia would teach women’s groups during the revivals conducted by her husband throughout the 43 states since 1980. She was affiliated with the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel in Los Angeles, California, where her husband was ordained. Virginia received the Lord Jesus at the early age of eight and later received the infilling of the Holy Spirit.
Rev. Rowe, missionary evangelist, hosts the Pathway of Life program over Salem, Indiana, WSLM and WHAN Channel 17 Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 8:30 a.m.
She is loved and survived by her husband,
M. L. Jack Rowe, Mitchell
Shirley Mitchell, Augusta, Georgia
Darryl Rowe, Campbellsburg
Helen Kern, Bedford
Alice Jones, Linton
Rhea Foster, Bedford
sister in law,
Doris Alexander, Bedford
4 great grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her parents; sons, Kenneth Booker, Robert Booker, and an infant son; sister, Betty Pace Clark; and brother, Everett Alexander.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 13, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Rev. Russell and Dessie Seibert of Leitchfield, Kentucky, and Rev. Ronnie and Rita Roberts of Providence, Kentucky officiating. Burial will be in Cresthaven Memory Gardens.
Friends may call from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.