ZEBULON - Robert Grayson Fowler, 82, died Sunday, May 8, 2011 at Rex Healthcare. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. today (Wednesday, May 11) at Union Chapel Baptist Church, 2437 Zebulon Road, Zebulon, with Pastor Greg Lawson officiating. Burial will be in the Fowler family plot in Fairview Cemetery in Franklinton with military honors.

The family will receive relatives and friends prior to the service from noon to 12:45 p.m.

He was born in Ingleside and was the son of Charlie Franklin Fowler and Cora Effie Branch Fowler. He served in the Korean War with the U.S. Army.

Surviving: wife, Mary Tharrington Fowler of the home; two grandsons; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Condolences to the family may be made at under Obituaries.