Rowena Gaye Scherer, 75, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, passed on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at home surrounded by loved ones.
Gaye was born May 16, 1942, in Weatherford, the only child of Roland L. and Hester Ellis Scherer. She graduated from Texas Christian University with a degree in Education and taught first and second grades. Gaye will be deeply missed by all who knew her. She was a loyal and dedicated friend known for her straightforward honesty and humor. Gaye was passionate about travel, flowers, animals, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her daughter, Michele Napier and husband, Jeff; twin sons, Brad McDavid and wife, Liza, and Bill McDavid and wife, Mikeleen; granddaughters, Autumn VanWagoningen, Elizabeth Davis, Rebecca Snider, and Rachel McDavid; grandsons, Benjamin Napier, Roland McDavid, Sam Napier, John Napier, Billy McDavid, Philip Napier, and Jarius McDavid; eleven great-grandchildren; extended family and countless friends.
The funeral service was Saturday, Feb. 17, at Willow Park Baptist Church.
Interment: East Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford.
The Community News
February 23, 2018