Mary Rowland


 ROWLAND, Mary Lou Weddington, age 79 of Decherd, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2020, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Michigan, on Sept. 13, 1940, to the late Willie and Mae (Whaley) Weddington. Before her retirement, she was employed by Wilson Sporting Goods in Tullahoma. Mary Lou enjoyed watching game shows, fishing, playing cards, and working crossword puzzles. She was a devoted member of Way of the Cross Baptist Church and cherished the time she spent with her church family. In addition to her parents, Mary Lou was preceded in death by her husband, George Rowland Sr.; brothers, Edward Weddington, George Weddington, and Robert Weddington; and sister, Frances Weddington Durham. She is survived by her loving sons, George (Connie) Rowland Jr. of Huntland, Cheyenne (Alicia) Rowland of Winchester, Troy (Tawny) Knoer of Tullahoma, and Michael (Nina) Knoer of Tullahoma; sisters, Maggie Fanning of Huntland, Betty Bates of Indiana, and Lucille Swift of Tullahoma; 35 grand and great-grand-children; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation was held on Sunday, June 21, 2020, from 2-4 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 22, 2020, at 11 a.m. in the Moore-Cortner Funeral Home chapel with Bro. Rudy Wilkerson officiating. Interment followed in the Mt. Garner Cemetery in Decherd. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 First Ave NW, Winchester, TN 37398, 931-967-2222,

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