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Obituary: Carolyn Sue Fowler, Franklin

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Carolyn Sue Fowler

Carolyn Sue Fowler of Franklin died Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Franciscan St. Francis Health-Indianapolis following a long illness. She was 74.

Born Oct. 10, 1938, in Indianapolis, she was a daughter of the late Wendell Eugene “Gene” and Monta Sarah (Lewis) Fowler.

Miss Fowler graduated from Decatur Central High School in 1956, where she enjoyed playing the clarinet in the band. She attended Butler University from fall of 1956 through spring of 1958, where she had an interest in the field of art and design. A favorite hobby was sewing. She also participated in their annual Spring Sing.

Places of employment include Stokely-Van Camp and Eli Lilly and Co., where she was secretary and an expert at shorthand. She also worked at Fort Benjamin Harrison. In addition, she worked for the Department of the Air Force as a secretary at Allison Division of General Motors, where she retired after 26 years of service.

Survivors include two sisters, Norma Jean (Gary) Smith of Avon and Mary Lou (Larry) Morgan of Greenwood; a brother, Clyde Eugene (Kay) Fowler of Trafalgar; nieces, Mary Jo Pennington, Heather Fowler and Holly Spicer; nephews, Russell Lee Morgan, Barry Fowler and Brandon Fowler; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

Marion Glover will conduct a celebration of life service at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Jones Family Mortuary, 4165 E. Allison Road, Camby. Family and friends may attend calling hours from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Carolyn will be laid to rest at Mount Olive Fairview Cemetery (United Methodist Church) on Wilbur Road in Martinsville.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association, Midwest Affiliate, Attn: Memorial/Tribute Processing Center, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.

Online condolences may be made at www.jonesfamilymortuary.com.

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