Conrad Adrion Fowler Sr.

Conrad Adrion Fowler Sr., son to the late Edward and Fannie Fowler, passed away on Aug. 24, 2018 at the age of 87. He lived a full and rich life.

Father to Nancy (Jimmy) McCall, Susan (Rick) Miles, Kim (Mike) Watt and Bubba (Gina) Fowler Jr., he was dedicated to his family and community.

He was owner of Cashiers Hardware for 37 years and one of the largest Christmas farms in western North Carolina, which he worked alongside with his brothers for 54 years. He was a founding member and captain of Glenville-Cashiers Rescue Squad and the Cashiers-Glenville Volunteer Fire Department.

He loved his country and served her faithfully in the United States Air Force.

Following in his father’s footsteps and the calling of his risen Lord, he attended Cashiers Baptist Church for many years.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Georgia Ann Reid Fowler, along with all his four children, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, two brothers, Marvin and Ray Fowler, and one sister, Faye Stewart. He is proceeded by his mother, father, brother Kenneth Fowler, and sister Doris Bumgarner.

Captain Fowler has answered the final page of his Heavenly Father and joins an unbroken circle in the sky. The funeral services was Sunday, Aug. 26 at 4 p.m. at Cashiers Baptist Church with the Rev. Trenton Connelly and the Rev. Ralph Campbell officiating. Burial followed in Hamburg Cemetery. The family received friends at the church 2-4 pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Glenville-Cashiers Rescue Squad or Cashiers-Glenville Volunteer Fire Department.

An online registry is available at: Appalachian Funeral Services is serving the family.

Crossroads Chronicle

Mailing Address:
PO Box 1040
94 U.S. Highway 64 West, Suite 1 (Shoppes on the Green)
Cashiers, NC 28717
Phone: 828-743-5101
Fax: 828-743-4173