New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | May 29, 2017

Tammy Fowlkes

Tammy Fowlkes, 50, of Providence Forge, passed away unexpectedly Friday January 20, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Nathan Byington and Sharon Buck.

Tammy had a big heart which showed in her love for her family and friends. She also held a special place in her heart for her church family at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church. Tammy was married to Irvine Fowlkes for fifteen years. They were the proud parents of Ms. Olivia Fowlkes.

Tammy is survived by her husband, Irvine Fowlkes; her loving daughter, Olivia Fowlkes; one sister, Wendy Cotrell (David); two brothers, Kevin Byington and Ben Byington; a former sister-in-law, Heather; an uncle, David Byington; two nieces, Jamie Gregory (Paul) and Megean Whittington (Seth) and their children, Adalyn, Tripper and Maeve; two nephews, Nicholas Williams and Hunter Byington. She is also survived by stepfather, William T. Buck; and siblings W.T., Jim and Catherine.

A memorial service was held Monday, January 23, 2016 at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Charles City, VA.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mount Pleasant Baptist Church 19300 The Glebe Ln., Charles City, VA 23030, and/or New Kent Fire & Rescue P.O. BOX 209, New Kent, VA 23124.