Verlon J. FowlerFebruary 14, 1942 ~ October 30, 2017 (age 75)
Verlon Fowler, age 75 years, of Hammond, Indiana, passed away on Monday, October
30,2017, at Community Hospital, Munster, Indiana, surrounded by family and friends.
He was a native of Attalla, Alabama.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marcus and Mae Fowler; brothers Dearbus
Fowler and Bobby Lee Fowler; sisters Dorothy Mae Fowler and Betty Faye Sherrell;
Father and Mother-in-law, Rufus and Estelle Ferrell; Brothers-in-law James and Rufus
Ferrell, niece Kimberly Sue Ferrell.
He is survived by his wife and best friend of 52 years, Barbara Sue Fowler; son Kenneth
Verlon Fowler and furry pet, Cindy Part 2; Brothers Billy Wayne (Barbara) Fowler, and
Marlin (late Laura) Fowler; Sisters Ann (late Eddy) Bell, Gail (Glen) Garner and Shelby
(late Jerry) Nelson; Sisters-in-law Pauline (late Dearbus) Fowler, Joan (late Bobby)
Fowler, Kathleen (late James) Ferrell; Brothers-in-law Gary (Kathy) Ferrell and Jeffrey
(Janice) Ferrell; Sisters-in-law Joan Horvath and Jane Ferrell; 29 nieces and nephews, 53
great nieces and nephews and 11 great-great nieces and nephews; cousins and many
Verlon was a handsome, kind and compassionate caring man who loved his family more
than anything on this earth. He was a wonderful husband, father, brother, uncle and
friend, who before he left us, said, "I love everybody."
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 4,2017, at 2:00 PM at White
Funeral Home, 921-45th Avenue, Griffith, Indiana, with Elder Larry Westmoreland
officiating. Visitation with family from 12:00 PM-2:00 PM until time of service at 2:00
PM. His cremains will be laid to rest at Rainbow Memorial Gardens in Gadsden,
Alabama, after a Memorial Service at Noble Hill Church in Attalla, Alabama, at a later
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the family.