Mr. John Allen Trowell, Jr., age 79, of Chatsworth passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at Morningside of Dalton.
John graduated from the University of Florida. He served as a captain in the U. S. Air Force from 1961 to 1969. He also worked as a systems analyst and taught math at several colleges.
John was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He enjoyed cooking, painting, gardening, and antiquing.
He was preceded in death by his father, John Allen Trowell, Sr.; mother, Willie Belle Hagood Trowell; and wife, Mary Jeanette Trowell.
Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law, Dan and Dana Trowell of Dalton and Eric and Karen Trowell of Hixson, TN; grandchildren, Olivia Trowell, Tucker Trowell, and Jillian Trowell; and former wife, Connie Trowell, and family.
A memorial reception will be held on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Peeples Funeral Home from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association: 2451 Crystal Dr, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202 or to the American Heart Association: 7272 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX 75231.
Cremation services were provided by Peeples Funeral Home & Crematory of Chatsworth.
Published on December 6, 2017