Judith Ann Trowell, 76, of Little Rock went to be with the Lord July 31, 2018. She was born in North Little Rock, Arkansas on May 24, 1942 to Haskell and Gladys Matthews.
Judith graduated from North Little Rock High School, Henderson University, and received a Masters from the University of Arkansas. She was the first traveling secretary for her sorority, Alpha Sigma Alpha. She taught math at Hall High School in Little Rock, retiring as Math Supervisor for Little Rock School District. In addition, she administered math & science grants for the Department of Higher Education and the Department of Education retiring in 2014 after 50 years of work in education. She was a past president of Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics, on the Board of Directors of National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, and a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Society for teachers in education.
She loved spending time with her family, going to the beach, watching sports, especially the Razorbacks, and playing solitaire. She was a faithful member of Markham Street Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Judith is survived by her loving husband of 53 years; Fred James Trowell, Jr., two sons; John Trowell (Stacey), Fred James Trowell, III (Stephanie), four adoring grandchildren, whom she loved to spoil; Lindsey, Carsyn, Tate and Rensley Trowell, and one sister, Margaret Murray. She also loved her furry grand dog, Sandy.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in Judith's name to Markham Street Baptist Church, 9701 West Markham Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205.