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Maurice Fowler: Green Sea

1934 – 2018

     Maurice Fowler of Green Sea passed away on Friday, Feb. 16, at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. He was 83.

     Mr. Fowler was born Sept. 7, 1934 in Conway, son of the late Joseph Daniel Fowler and the late Jessie Harrelson Fowler. Mr. Fowler retired as a Tech Sergeant with the United States Air Force and was a longtime member of Green Sea Baptist Church where he also served as a custodian for over 14 years.

     Survivors include his wife, Annie Fleetie Belle Fowler of the home; three sons, Morris Fowler and wife, Dean of Green Sea, Ray Fowler and wife, Sherry of Loris,  and Travis Fowler of Green Sea; granddaughter, Brandi Barbee and husband, Jonathan of Durham, NC; two great-granddaughters, Chloe and Caroline Barbee; two step-grandchildren, Richia Spivey Hemmingway and Will Spivey; four step-great-grandchildren, Jordyn Spivey, Cheyenne Bennett, Olivia and Kingston Hemmingway; one great-great-step-grandchild, Eriyann Spivey; three brothers, Elvin Fowler of Charleston, Marvin W. Fowler and Wayne Fowler both of Columbia, and three sisters, Carolinda Getz from Sumter, Betty Autry and Peggy Wilson both of Columbia.

     Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, at Green Sea Baptist Church with Rev. Thelton Powell and Rev. Jonathan Barbee officiating. Committal services followed at Green Sea Cemetery.

     Memorials may be made to Green Sea Baptist Church Building Fund, 1241 Green Sea Road, Green Sea, SC 29545.

     A guest book is available here.