Elmer Juan “Pete” Fowler, age 82, of Mineral Bluff, passed away September 20, 2018, at his home.
Pete was born January 14, 1936, in Blue Ridge, Georgia, to the late Reed Fowler and the late Mae Jones Fowler. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Clay Fowler; grandson, Michael Fowler and several brothers and sisters, Farrish Fowler, Junior Fowler, Harold “Buddy” Fowler, Norman Fowler, Mary Fowler and Elsie Nazerian.
Pete served his country enlisting in the U.S. Air Force. In his spare time, he enjoyed collecting knives and being outdoors.
Survivors include loving wife, Betty Cantrell Fowler; son, Johnny (Barbara) Fowler; daughter, Teresa (Wayne) Greenway; daughter, Martha (Daniel) McGinnis; brother, Delmar Fowler; sister, Evelyn Ledford; sister, Betty Ahanger; 10 grandchildren, Corey Brooks, Cheryl Gable, Christopher Lancaster, Noah Greenway, Josh Greenway, Greg Smith, Pam Sheridan, Tanya Grier, Buffy Zenor and Jason Fowler and many great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, September 24, 2018, at 2 p.m., at the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home with Dr. Tom Jordan officiating.
The family received friends Monday, September 24, 2018, at the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home from 12-2 p.m.
Arrangements entrusted to the Henry-Cochran Funeral Home of Blue Ridge, Georgia. You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.