Valdosta Daily Times

May 1, 2013

Beverly Ann Fowler Green


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Beverly Ann Fowler Green, 72, of Briarleaf Circle, Walterboro, S.C., entered into rest Monday morning, April 29, 2013, at her residence.  

Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 2, 2013, in the Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Chapel, Walterboro, S.C.  The Rev. David Jackson, the Rev. Walt Ballenger and the Rev. James Pedigo will officiate. Interment will follow in Pleasant Grove Baptist Churchyard, 7345 Jefferies Highway, Walterboro, S.C.  

Born May 10, 1940, a native of Waycross, Ga., she was a daughter of the late Lloyd Fowler and the late Carrie Elizabeth Gatch Fowler. Having lived in Valdosta, Ga., she made Walterboro her home in 1981, and received her Master’s degree in education from the University of South Carolina. She was a special education teacher with the Colleton County School District having retired in 2003 from Colleton County High School. She was a devoted teacher, always providing the best possible education she could to enrich the lives and minds of those she was proud to call with love her students. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She will be fondly remembered for her love of birds and the many special outings she had with her girls.  

Surviving are her husband of 30 years, Bobby Ray Green; four daughters, Ann Hough Boyett and her husband Jeffery of Valdosta, Ga., Elizabeth Parrish Farish and her husband Geoffrey of Ridgeville, S.C.,  Kelly Green Pedigo and her husband James of Cottageville, S.C., Debbie Green Petrie of North Charleston, S.C.; two brothers, Lloyd Edward Fowler of Walterboro, S.C., and David Ford Fowler of Atlanta; and a sister, Martha Fowler Claybaugh of Port Saint Lucie, Fla. There are six grandchildren, Carrie Boyett, Grace Farish, Jacob Farish, Jamie Pedigo, Kaleigh Pedigo and Sydney Pedigo as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.  

Flowers will be accepted or for those that wish, the family has respectfully requested that memorial contributions be directed in her memory to: Friends of the Colleton County Animal Shelter, 33 Poor Farm Road, Walterboro, S.C. 29488.  For those that desire, memorial messages and thoughts of condolence, as well as memorable recollections of Mrs. Green may be shared with the family at the online guestbook, www.briceherndonfuneralhome.com.

Family and friends are invited to call from 6-8 p.m. today at the Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Homes, Walterboro Chapel, 1193 Bells Highway, Walterboro, S.C., (843) 538-5408. — Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Homes, Walterboro Chapel, S.C.