Matthew Paul Rowe, 24, Neosho, Mo, passed away Thursday, October 20, 2011, in Fayetteville, Ark.
He was born Oct. 16, 1987, in Joplin, Mo.
Matt was a lifelong area resident and a member of Jones Chapel Freewill Baptist Church. He was a graduate student at the University of Arkansas, where he was finishing his Masters degree in animal science. He was a member of Alpha Zeta fraternity, the FFA, and an outstanding transfer student of the animal science dept. at the university. He was a member of the Newton County Extension Council.
Matt and Johanna Baker were married Oct. 8, 2011, in Ridgley, Mo.
Friends may call at the funeral home, in Granby, Monday from 9 a.m to p.m., where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Crowder College Ag. Dept or East Newton FFA Scholarship Fund, c/o Clark Funeral Home, PO Box 26, Granby, MO 64844.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Granby, Mo.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.comView obituary in the Neosho Daily News.