John Rowley and Sarah Wright Family Messenger

Reported by, Jane Stoddard

Great grandchildren born in 1958 to Royal James Rowley and Mary Ann Jones.

A daughter was born to Gerald and Violet Johnson Gardner, July 1958at Idaho Falls, Idaho. Gerald is the son of Nellie Rowley Walker. Nellie is the daughter of Royal James Rowley and a granddaughter of John T. Rowley and Jane Paul.

Steven Lester Gardner, a son born to Captain Deloy and Rea Pearson Gardner, 15 December 1958 at Hampton, Virginia. Deloy is the son of Nellie Rowley Walker, and a great-grandson of John T. Rowley and Jane Paul.

Dennis Glen Clifford, a son born to Glen and Jean Steffler Clifford, 15 March 1959 at Idaho Falls, Idaho. John is the daughter of Lois Rowley Steffler and a great-granddaughter of John T. Rowley and Jane Paul.

Deloy Gardner has been recently advanced to the rank of Captain in the Air Force in Hampton, Virginia. He is the son of Nellie Rowley Walker. Grandson of Royal James Rowley and a great-grandson of John T. Rowley and Jane Paul.

LaJenne Stoddard Nicholson and 3 sons of Sandy, Oregon were guests at the home of her parents, Roy and Jane Rowley Stoddard, for a week. She came from the funeral of her grandmother, Mary Ann Jones Rowley. She is the great-granddaughter of John T. Rowley and Jane Paul.

The mother of this reporter, Mary Ann Jones Rowley passed away Friday, March 27, 1959, on Good Friday. She was the wife of Royal James Rowley. We are all grieved at her passing, as we loved her very much. She was the mother of 10 children, 5 sons and 5 daughters, 32 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren. One grandson preceded her in her death. All of her sons and daughters were home for her funeral, except one, Jess. It was the first time we had all been together in 30 years.

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