William Howard Fowler, 70, of Elkhorn City passed away Friday October 23, 2020 at the Pikeville Medical Center. Born on January 30, 1950 to the late Nelson Morgan Fowler and Itley Owens Fowler and was a member of the Elkhorn City Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his son Alex Brandon Fowler. William is survived by his wife Brenda Gay Bailiff Fowler, daughter Christa Rose of Richmond, KY and grandchildren Meyonnia Fowler, Bayli Rose and Alyx Rose, sister Irene (Darrell) Breeding of Richlands, VA, niece Amanda (Brandon) Buskill, , daughter in law Lisa Fowler, sister in law, Donna Bailiff Adkins; nephews, Shannon Harrison & Derek (Rachel) Leach; great-nieces and nephews, Morgan & John Buskill and Megan, Jake & Grace Leach; and a host of family and friends. A memorial service will be held at 2PM on Monday October 26, 2020 in the Bailey Funeral Home Chapel in Elkhorn City, KY with Aaron Butler officiating.