Betty Lou Bowers Fischer, age 90, of Lenoir City

Betty Lou Bowers Fischer, age 90, of Lenoir City, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2020 at Grace Home Care in Knoxville surrounded by her children.  She was born August 25, 1929 in Fombell, PA and has been a resident and business owner of Roane County for 30 years, as owner and operator of Soaring Eagle Campground. Betty Lou was a talented musician and could often be found at the Bradbury Center during Pickin & Grinning sessions.  She had a great love for Square & Polka dancing and bowling. She treasured spending time with her family.  She is preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Robert Edward Fischer; parents, John & Blanche (McCartney) Bowers; brothers, Jack, Bob & Harold “Butch” Bowers; sister, Beverly Bowers.


Son                              Danny Robert Fischer of Lenoir City

Daughters                   Karen Denise “Dee Dee” Carbeau & husband, Bill of Naples, FL

                                     Dixie Moffatt & husband, Bob of New Port Richey, FL

                                      LuAnn Barron & husband, Ronald of Lenoir City, TN

Grandchildren            Tara Davidson, Brandy Carrejo & husband, Bill

                                      Chantelle Moffatt-Blue & husband, Eric

                                       Dustin Moffatt, Travis Carbeau, Hailey Fischer, Jacob Barron,

                                       Garrett Carbeau, Kayla Lewis & husband, Rich

                                       Hannah Hill & husband, John

Great-grandchildren   Cameron Blinn & wife, MaryKate,

                                       Jordan Blinn, Braden Lawson, Hayden Blinn, Callie Carrejo,

                                       Jayden Moffatt, Jordan Burton

Sisters                           Vern Moffatt of Harmony, PA

Sisters-in-law               Helen Bowers of Ellwood City, PA

                                      Kay Bowers Kelosky of Fombell, PA

                                      Betty Jane Lambert of Harmony, PA

                                      Mildred Fischer of Fombell, PA

Special Thanks to David, Christina, Helen & Rose of Grace Home Care for the exceptional loving care that they provided to our Mom!

The family will receive friends 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Sunday, May 3, 2020 at Fraker Funeral Home in Kingston.  Graveside service will be held 11:30 am, Monday, May 4, 2020 at Lakeview Cemetery in Lenoir City with Bro. Dewey Smith officiating.  In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the National Alzheimer’s Association @  Online register book can be signed at  Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all the arrangements.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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