Jerry A. Fowler, 80, of Marshall, joined the Lord Sunday, June 15, 2008.
Memorial services will be Friday, June 20, 2008, at 11:30 a.m. at St. John's United Church of Christ in Billingsville. Family suggests memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association.
He played basketball for the University of Missouri 1946-1950 and later traveled the world playing basketball. Friends and family will remember him as being larger than life and the only thing bigger than Jerry was his heart.
He is survived by his wife, Carol; one son, Jason Fowler and his wife, Bekah; one daughter, Jenea Smith and her husband, Cliff; along with his grandchildren, Jehr and Brock Fowler and Cora Smith; one sister, Jean Lickteig; and several nieces and nephews.
Additional information provided per family recompense.