Funeral services for Patricia Rowland, 78 of Hollister, will be Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. in Snapp-Bearden Funeral Home and Crematory, Branson with Pastor Jim Cariker officiating. Burial will follow in Ozarks Memorial Park Cemetery, Branson. Visitation will be Tuesday evening, November 19, 2019 from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. in the funeral home.
Patricia Ann Rowland was born January 1, 1941 in Little Blue, Missouri. She was the daughter of Frank Chapman and Evelyn (Smith) Chapman. She graduated from Branson High School in 1959. Patricia worked for Alexander Drug Store downtown as a fountain clerk. She later worked in the cafeterias for Branson Schools and Skaggs Hospital. Patricia was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Branson.
Patricia married Bobby Rowland on January 6, 1979. They shared 40 years of marriage and love for one another.
Patricia passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Judy Moore; and one grandson, Chase Conner.
Patricia is survived by her husband, Bob Rowland of Hollister; children, Matt Conner (Terrie) of Merriam Woods, Robb Conner of Branson, Dale Rowland (Mary) of Springfield, Tim Rowland of Hollister, Lisa Culley (Kevin) of Sedalia and Judy Rowland of Branson; brother, Frank Chapman, Jr. (Sharon) of Springfield; sister, Carol Sampson of Anderson, MO; ten grandchildren, two great grandchildren and one great-great grandson.