“Jim” Rowlett

James Silas Rowlett, 57 of Elizabeth, Hale’s Landing Community, passed away October 4, 2017. He was born April 24, 1961 in Harlan, KY a son of Luther and Jeanette (Davis) Rowlett of Belvidere, IL.

Jim was a truck driver of over 35 years. He was a licensed pilot and a highway minister. Jim attended West Point Academy and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife Aida (Vilciuskaite) Rowlett, son Andrew Silas Rowlett of Lincoln, NE, daughter Rachel Kline (Troy) of Racine, OH, brother Joe Rowlett (Cheryl) of Newark, sister Susan Carroll of Ostrander, OH and three grandchildren: Caleb, Jonathan and Lillian Kline.

Funeral services will be Sunday 3 P.M. at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with his son-in-law, Troy Kline officiating. Visitation will be 1-3 P.M.

In following Mr. Rowlett’s wishes, he will be cremated following services and his remains laid to rest alongside his family in the Rockhold Cemetery in Kentucky.

Online guests may send condolences to the family by visiting www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.