CHARLESTON -- Lindell Marie Fowler, 87, died July 10, 2008, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born Jan. 29, 1921, near East Prairie, to the late Lennie Boyd and Clara Lee George Berry, she had lived her entire life in Mississippi County where she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Charleston. She had been employed with Brown Shoe Company in Charleston for 26 years and was later employed as the kitchen supervisor at the Charleston High School until her retirement.
In 1937, she married Ernest Freeman Fowler who preceded her in death on Feb. 29, 1996.
Survivors include: two daughters and sons in law, Patricia and Donald Crosier of Barlow, Ky., and Teresa and Gary Burton of Marion, Ark.; one sister, Flossie Williams of Charleston; four grandchildren, Donnie Crosier III, Donna Creighton, Rebecca Crosier and Melissa Gray; and six great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two infant sons and three brothers, Carl Berry, Wilson Berry and Floyd Forrester.
Visitation is scheduled from 6-8 p.m. today at the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Gerald Collier of Ironton will officiate.
Burial will follow in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery near Charleston.