1938 - 2019

Janice Rowson, 80, was born in Delano, California, on December 9, 1938, and passed away in Kernville, with family by her side, on January 9, 2019.

Mrs. Rowson and her husband owned and operated Tim's Steak House and Dave's Glass Shop, retiring 10 years ago. She thoroughly enjoyed street rods and was a member of the Highway Rodders. She was an avid reader and loved camping and fishing, and was a dog lover. She was a wonderful family woman and friend, and was loved and respected by everyone she met.

She was preceded in death by parents, Arthur and Reba Campbell; her husband, William Rowson; her son, Kevin Rowson; her brother, Dale Campbell; and sister, Barbara Merrill.

Mrs. Rowson is survived by her children, Derek and Angie Griffith, Tracy Bryan, Kyle Rowson, Regina and George Lawrence, Jan and Greg Senner, Bill and Lori Rowson; 14 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren; her brother and his wife, Jerry and Karen Campbell; her sister, Beth Lefler; and by her many nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Greenlawn Funeral Home, Southwest, 2739 Panama Lane, Bakersfield, CA 93313. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, January 17, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. in the West Side District Cemetery, for longtime Taft resident, Janice Rowson.