(WEDOWEE) The funeral for Billy Marlis Fowler, 84, of Wedowee will be Thursday, May 30, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Benefield Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Roger Woodard officiating. Burial will follow at Union Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday.

Mr. Fowler died Tuesday, May 28, at his daughter's residence.

A Randolph County native, Mr. Fowler was born Sept. 22, 1934, the son of Homer Dallas and Easter Wilder Fowler. He was a member of New Fellowship Church in Lineville and worked as a carpenter.

Survivors include his daughter, Pam Wiggins (Ray) of Graham; son, Scott Fowler of Wedowee; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Mr. Fowler was preceded in death by his wife, Sue Fowler, his parents and one brother.

Pallbearers will be Ethan Fowler, Caleb Brown, Blake Bivins, Josh Williamson, Corey Prince and Cody McAlpin.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Clay County Hospice, P.O. Box 1270, Ashland AL 36251. Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.