Funeral services for Johnette E. Prowell will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 28 at Fountain Head M.B. Church, Marvell.
Funeral services for Johnette E. Prowell will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, April 28 at Fountain Head M.B. Church, Marvell. Rev. Billy Ward will officiate.
Visitation will be 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 27at the Robert Lee Brown Memorial Chapel. Burial will be in Lone Valley Cemetery, Marvell.
Johnette Ellen Prowell was born Nov. 2, 1923, the third of five children born to the late John and Modie McCreary.
Johnette recognized the importance of becoming a child of God and willing accepted Christ as a child and maintained a steadfast relationship with the master. Johnette was escorted home in the arms of Jesus on April 23, 2012. Through all of her ailments she kept her faith in God and stated, “If this is what God has for me, then so be it.”
Johnette met and married the late Levi Prowell, Sr., in 1953. They shared four children together– Levi, Larry, Carolyn and Calvin. Her gift and compassion for molding young lives enabled her to raise her 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Johnette leaves two sisters, Modie Towne and Lucille (Arthur) Johnson of Marvell, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends. Her oldest sister and only brother preceded her in death.
Family and friends may sign the guestbook at: brownshomeforfuneralsinc.com.