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David Earl Fowler: Whiteville

1943 – 2020

     David Earl Fowler of Whiteville died Thursday, May 28, in his home. He was 76.

     Born June 10, 1943 in Columbus County, he was the son of the late Ben David Fowler and Vera Gurganus Fowler.

     He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church. He was a Mason and member of Lebanon Lodge 207. He also was a member of Cape Fear Farm Heritage.

     He is survived by his wife, Helen Hinson Fowler of the home; one son, David Wayne Fowler of Whiteville; a daughter, Tammy Fowler Moye of Whiteville; a brother, Rocky Fowler of North Myrtle Beach; two sisters, Ula Allen of Clarendon and Doris Barnhill of Whiteville; and two grandchildren.

     In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Yvonne Fowler Benton.

     Funeral services were planned for 3 p.m. Sunday, May 31, in Antioch Baptist Church, burial following in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

     Visitation was planned for the hour preceding the service in the church.

     In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Antioch Baptist Church c/o Mark McPherson, 170 Old Tram Road, Whiteville, NC 28472.

     A guest register is available here.