Yvonne Melba Fowler

Yvonne Melba Fowler

Yvonne M. Fowler, 87, Elizabethton, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012, at her residence.

A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late Roy & Clara Pierce Lewis.

Mrs. Fowler moved to Maryland in 1965 and returned to Elizabethton in 1983. Yvonne was Manager of Courtyard Apartments in Elizabethton. She was a member of Oak Street Baptist Church but attended East River Park Christian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas H. Fowler, November 25, 1975; and by a brother: Orville Lewis.

Survivors include a Son & Daughter-in-Law: Thomas E. & Kim Fowler, Elizabethton; A Daughter & Son-in-Law: Jean & Ron Smith, Brandywine, Maryland; Two Granddaughters: Jennifer Smith, Charlotte Hall, Maryland, and Lindsey Fowler, Elizabethton; Three Grandsons: David Smith, Leesburg, Virginia, Michael and Marcus Fowler, Elizabethton; Three Great Grandchildren: Nicholas Smith, Madalyn McCammon and Ashley Smith; A Sister: Kathleen Glover, Elizabethton; A Brother & Sister-In-Law: Sturgill & Evelyn Lewis, Elizabethton; Several Nieces & Nephews.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, June 11, 2012, in Memorial Funeral Chapel with Mr. Barry Pettit, Minister, officiating.

Interment will follow in Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active Pallbearers will be: David Smith, Michael Fowler, Marcus Fowler, Kenny Hardin, Steve Edens and Billy Bradford. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Charlie Edens and Perry Bradford.

The family would like to express special a special “Thanks” to the Staff & Residents of Courtyard Apartments.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday in the funeral home.

Condolences may be e-mailed to mfc@chartertn.net.

Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge.

Happy Valley Memorial Park