VALLEY COTTAGE, N.Y. - Ida Mae Wheeler Rowe, 71, widow of Willie J. Rowe, died on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at Tolstoy Nursing Home, Valley Cottage.

She was born on Nov. 10, 1945, in New Zion, a daughter of the late Jacob and Eula Wheeler Gamble.

Funeral services for Mrs. Rowe will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday at Hickory Grove Baptist Church, 1148 Old Manning Road, Turbeville. Burial will follow at the churchyard cemetery.

The family is receiving friends at the family home, 2979 Walker Gamble Road, New Zion.

These services have been entrusted to Samuels Funeral Home LLC, Manning.