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George "Wallace" Rowley, III

Also Known As: "Wallace"
Birthplace: Bluewater, Cibola County, New Mexico, United States
Death: February 16, 2016 (88)
Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, United States
Place of Burial: Cibola County, New Mexico, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of George Wallace Rowley, II and Helen Ilene Rowley
Husband of Dorothy Viola Rowley
Father of Private and Private
Brother of Cecil Alden Rowley, Sr.; Ilene Hoisington-Gibson; Private; Private; Private and 1 other

Occupation: Farmer, Electrician, Fire Chief, Mechanic, Fisherman, Hunter
Managed by: Private User
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Immediate Family

About George "Wallace" Rowley, III

G. Wallace Rowley, 88, passed away Tuesday, February 16, 2016 in Carlsbad, New Mexico. A graveside service is scheduled for Saturday, February 20, 2016, 2:00 PM, at Bluewater Pioneer Cemetery, Bluewater, New Mexico. Denton-Wood Funeral Home, 1001 N. Canal Street, Carlsbad, NM, is in charge of the arrangements. G. Wallace Rowley was born May 19, 1927 in Bluewater, NM to George and Helen (Harding) Rowley, where he lived his entire life. He graduated from Grants Union High School in 1945. Wallace married Dorothy V. Goolsby October 21, 1949. He was a farmer, mechanic, electrician, fire chief, fisherman and hunter. Wallace had a heart of gold and continually volunteered countless hours throughout his life for numerous organizations. He had a love for children and children had a love for him. Wallace was a lifelong member of the Bluewater LDS Ward. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Dot Rowley; brother, Cecil Rowley and sister, Ilene Gibson. Survivors are his son, George W. Rowley and wife, Lilia of Tucson, Arizona; daughter, Carolyn Reese and husband, Travis of Carlsbad, New Mexico; grandchildren: Cheryl Brown and husband, Philip, Annette Peacock and husband, Trent, Gene Rowley and wife, April, Kyle Reese and wife, Jen; 8 great-grandchildren; sisters: Pauline Dolezal and husband, Wayne, Louise Eby and husband, Rex, Dorothy Lambson; brother, Ted Rowley and wife, Virginia and numerous nieces and nephews. Condolences may be expressed at Published at

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George "Wallace" Rowley, III's Timeline

May 19, 1927
Bluewater, Cibola County, New Mexico, United States
February 16, 2016
Age 88
Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, United States
Pioneer Memorial Park, Cibola County, New Mexico, United States