FRED ROWE, age 83, of Jefferson City, TN passed away on April 24, 2021 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center with his loving family by his side after a short illness. He was the owner and pharmacist of Long-Rowe Drug Store and later Rowe Drug Center. In later years he partnered with many younger pharmacists to help them get their business started. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He loved riding in his convertible, activities on the lake, and was especially known for his sense of humor and telling jokes. Preceded by his parents, Cecil and Estella Webb Rowe; brother, Kenneth Rowe. He is survived by his wife, Faye McGinnis Rowe; children, Frank Rowe (Chris Kane), Dwain Rowe (Christina Coffman); Diane Rowe Bailey (Bill); grandchildren, Chelsea Sasaki (Dan), Cameron Froerer (Logan), John Rowe (Kristy), Andy Rowe (Kody), Brett Bailey and fiancé Ellen Sears; Camille Davis (Al), Forrest York (Trey); Macey Bailey; great-grandchildren, Brennen, Emmalynn, Jonah, Zoey and Kate Rose; older brothers, James Rowe; Cecil Rowe and wife Caroline; and several nieces and nephews. Friends may pay their respects at Farrar Funeral Home from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday at Jefferson Memorial Gardens with John Rowe officiating.
Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home in Jefferson City, TN 865-475-3892