Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
October 10, 2011 12:08 pm EDT


FRAZEYSBURG — Shirley A. Fowls, 81, of Frazeysburg, passed away Oct. 8, 2011, at Country Club Retirement Campus.

She was born Nov. 17, 1929, in Frazeysburg to the late Miles Wesley and Annabelle (Rinehart) Lupher. Shirley was a member of the Perry Chapel Baptist Church.

Shirley is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, David and Judy Fowls of Warsaw; her daughter, Carol Staats of Mount Vernon; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and brothers, Bob Lupher and Bill (Barb) Lupher, both of Frazeysburg.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Fowls; a daughter, Christine White; and a brother, Miles “Tad” Lupher.

Friends may call Tuesday, Oct. 11, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Perry Chapel Baptist Church, where funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. with Pastor David Dodridge officiating. Burial will follow in Perry Chapel Cemetery. The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Bladensburg is handling the funeral arrangements for the Fowls family.

Memorial contributions may be made in Shirley’s name to the Upward Sports Program at Perry Chapel Baptist Church, 19476 Township Road 380, Warsaw, OH 43844. To express a condolence or share a memory with the Shirley A. Fowls family, please visit

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