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Bernice Hewson

Bernice Rowland Hewson, 86, of Gorman, passed away on Jan. 28, 2019 in Stephenville.

Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at First Baptist Church in Gorman.

Bernice was born on Oct. 15, 1932 in Burnet, TX to the late Henry Ralph Rowland and Lillie Matilda Durham. She grew up in the Comanche, TX area and worked for many years as a caregiver. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Gorman. 

She loved spending time with her family and friends. She went to be with our Lord on January 28, 2019. She was 86 years old.

Bernice is survived by two brothers, Ralph Andrew Rowland of Texarkana, AR and Doyle Wayne Sutton of Tyler, TX. and two sisters, Mary Munoz of Tyler, TX and Dorothy Warring of Lompoc, CA. 

She is also survived by four daughters, Beverly Yates of Stephenville, TX, Sue Bolton of Desdemona, TX, Mary Carroll of Brownwood, TX and Kay Hobbs of Cyril, OK. And a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Hewson, three brothers, Charles Rowland, Don Ray Rowland and Leroy Sutton, two sisters, Estelle Capps and Catherine Thomas. And by one son, Donald Floyd Kilgore.

Bernice was very loved and will be missed greatly by everyone who knew her.

Online condolences may be made at

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