First Baptist Church
88 South St
Pittsfield, MA 01201
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Edna Mae Fowlkes

1925 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Edna Mae Fowlkes Obituary
Edna Mae Fowlkes, 93, of 250 Pomeroy Ave., Pittsfield, MA passed away peacefully surrounded by her beloved family on Thursday, April 12, 2018. Edna was born on Feb. 8, 1925 in Ontario, VA. She was the daughter of the late John and Alice Watson. She was the wife of the late John W. Fowlkes Sr., and the mother of the late John R. Fowlkes Jr.

She is survived by her sons Gregory Fowlkes of Pittsfield, MA, Lawrence Fowlkes of Fairfield, CA, Dwight Fowlkes of Colorado Springs, CO, Mark Fowlkes of Pittsfield, MA and survived by one daughter, Francine Lee of Lenox, MA. She also leaves behind a nephew Dallas Watson of Pittsfield, MA, several other nieces and nephews, 15 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

In 1953 Edna moved to the Berkshires with her husband and children from Baltimore, MD. She worked for GE as a supervisor in the wiring department for 25 years. After retiring from GE she spent the rest of her years as a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a beautiful and loving woman. She touched everybody's heart, and will be greatly missed.

Service will be held on May 26th at 10:00 AM, at the First Baptist Church , 88 South St., Pittsfield, MA 01201.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on May 18, 2018
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