Ruth G. Fowler, 85, of Roanoke peacefully went home to be with the Lord Monday, March 23, 2020. She was preceded by her husband of 63 years, Thomas C. Fowler, Sr. Surviving are her children, Larry Fowler, Pam (Gary) Overbay, Clayton (Gail) Fowler, Wanda (Doug) Padgett, David (Wynona) Fowler; five grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and a sister, Dorothy Hall. The family will schedule a celebration of Ruth's life for a later date. Arrangements by Simpson Funeral Home & Crematory.