Brent Arthur Fowlkes, 33, of Colorado City, Texas, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, March 11, 2021, after a courageous fight with brain cancer. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Friday, March 19, 2021, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, March 20, 2021, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Brent’s life.
Brent was born on July 1, 1987 in Williamsburg, Va., to Mindy Vinson McNaughton. He married Ashley Martin, the love of his life, on May 18, 2019. After moving to Colorado City, Brent owned and operated Premier Sandhills, a waterfowl guide service. Brent was able to do what he loved for a living and share his passion for hunting with hundreds of hunters that had the honor to share the blind with him.
Brent was accomplished at HVAC and often helped anyone in need no matter the time of day with their heating and cooling systems. He was a devoted father who loved his baby girl and never got tired of talking about her or her mother to anyone that would listen. All Brent wanted out of life was to be a father and God blessed him and Ashley with the most precious baby girl that is a perfect combination of the two of them.
Brent is survived by his wife, Ashley, and daughter, Bridget; brother, Zack Young and Caroline; in-laws, Danny and Kim Martin; sister-in-law, Shayla Vaughn and Jennings; sister-in-law, Brylee Martin; grandfather, Frank Vinson and Jo; grandmother, Helen Metcalf, and siblings, Hannah Fowlkes, Jeremiah Fowlkes, and Lurhesa Walls, along with numerous cousins, aunts, and uncles.
He was preceded in death by grandmother, Barbara Vinson; mother, Mindy McNaughton, and brother, Jeffery
Memorials can be made to Forsan Baptist Church at P.O. Drawer 736, Forsan, Texas 79733.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home and Crematory. Online condolences may be made at www.npwelch.com.