Troy Fowler, Jr., 81 of Winter Garden, FL passed away on July 5, 2014. He was born on August 15, 1932 in Selma, North Carolina. Troy had several occupations during his life, with many years working in the Heating and Air Conditioning field. He also owned Country Boys Motorcycle Shop in Winter Garden until 1989 when he closed the store and reopened it as the Beacon For Christ Mission and Thrift Store. Troy was an Ordained Minister and he preached through the Beacon For Christ Mission and as well as preaching for over 20 years at Health Central Park. He was a former member of the Orange County Cruisers Motorcycle Club as well. Troy loved spending time preaching, but also loved being with his family. A devoted Daddy and Papa, he is survived by his daughters: Joanne Fowler Stella, Helen Jean Jeanie Ricky Garner and Mary Jo Jodi Scott Ledford his sisters: Rose Pridgen, Hersey Parrish, Gracie Eason and Linda Cody his grandchildren: Jeff Mary Mullins, Kelly Mullins, Jamie Brent Branhan, Ryan Jessica Ledford, Jessica Clendon West, Ricky Garner II and Samantha Ledford and his 6 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brothers: Cecil Fowler, Julius Fowler and Joe Fowler and by his sister, Algie Davis.
Services will be held at Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home, Winter Garden. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 8 from 5:30 6:30 PM with a Celebration of Troys Life to follow at 6:30 PM in the chapel of Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Hearing Loss Association of America in Troys name.