ODESSA Manuel Vergene "Gene" Fowler, 91 of Odessa passed away April 9, 2014 at his home in Odessa, Texas. He was born February 1, 1923 to John and Delilah Fowler in Henryetta, Oklahoma. Gene married Margret Clinkinbeard March of 1969 in Andrews, Texas.|
He retired from Key Oil with service as a Mechanic. He was a Music Director at a Baptist Church in Colorado City, Snyder, Andrew, and Big Springs, Texas. Gene volunteered for City of Odessa Police Department and was a United States Navy Veteran.
He is preceded in death by his parents John and Delilah Fowler, four brothers Arnold, Lavell, J.D. and Thomas Fowler, five sisters Lucille Bingham, Clydell Bethard, Thelma Fisher, Ruth Belk, and Sara New.
He is survived by his Wife Margaret Fowler of Odessa, Sister Edith Massey of New Mexico, two Sons and one Daughter, and several Nieces, Nephews. I Margaret Fowler want to give many special thanks for the help from all the people of Interim Hospice, Able Center, 6th and Jackson Church of Christ.
A Family Visitation is set for 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Sunday April 13, 2014 at Frank W. Wilson Funeral Directors.
Funeral Services is set for 2:00 pm Monday April 14, 2014 at Frank W. Wilson Funeral Directors Chapel with Reverend Christopher Hagger Officiating.
Interment will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Services are entrusted to Frank W. Wilson Funeral Directors.
Published in Odessa American on Apr. 13, 2014