|Birth: ||Sep. 28, 1877|
|Death: ||Dec. 20, 1957|
George A. Fowler, who had been ill the past three weeks, died at 6:30 a. m. today in Memorial hospital. Born on Sept. 28, 1877, Mr. Fowler was 80 years old. He was the son of Henry and Margaret F. Casey Fowler.
A native of Mercers Bottom, W. Va., Mr. Fowler moved to his farm on the North Darby Rd., near Milford Center in 1929. He has lived there since then.
His first wife, the former Iva Mae Hobbs, who was married to Mr. Fowler on April 7, 1904 in West Virginia, died in July of 1951. Mr. Fowler was remarried the following year to Virgie Duncan.
Surviving are Mrs. Fowler; five sons, Russell of Plain City, Arthur of Delaware, Elza of Woodstock Rt. 1, Walter of Marysville, and James of Milford Center; three daughters, Mrs. Goldie Gregory of Marysville Rt. 2, Mrs. Iva Lowe of Ostrander Rt. 2, and Mrs. Edith Keel of McConnelsville, Ill; nine stepchildren, 22 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; one brother, Harry of Marysville; and one sister, Mrs. Emma Schaffer of Huntington, W. Va. Three children, two brothers and two sisters preceded Mr. Fowler in death.
The body will be removed from the Eldon Grigg Funeral Home in Milford Center at 1 p.m. Saturday to the residence, where friends may call until noon Sunday. At noon Sunday, the body will be removed to the Allen Center Baptist church, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. by the Rev. E. C. Pottorf. Mr. Fowler will be buried in the Milford Center cemetery.
Journal-Tribune Marysville OH 12/20/1957
Henry Clay Fowler (1844 - 1890)
Margaret Francis Casey Fowler (1845 - 1917)
Iva May Hobbs Fowler (1885 - 1951)
Arthur Leo Fowler (1908 - 1960)*
Elza Lewis Fowler (1916 - 2006)*
Walter Albert Fowler (1919 - 2006)*
Edith Fowler Keel (1922 - 1985)*
James W Fowler (1927 - 2001)*
George A. Fowler (1877 - 1957)
Harry Couch Fowler (1883 - ____)*
Milford Center Cemetery
Created by: M.T. Gibbs
Record added: Apr 05, 2011
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