Jack R. Fisher, age 90, of Fairmont passed away Saturday (Dec. 17, 2016) at Ruby Memorial Hospital.
He was born March 15, 1926, in Lowsville, a son of the late Clarence J. Fisher Sr. and Rose Marie Johnson Fisher.
Jack was a United States Army Veteran of World War II, serving with the 25th Army Division in the Philipines and the occupation of Japan from 1944-46. Jack was a retired postal worker and a member of the National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 783. Jack attended the Fellowship Baptist Church in Fairmont and was a life member of the Fairmont VFW Post No. 629 and Fairmont Senior Citizens.
Jack is survived by three brothers, Pete Fisher and wife Helen of Fairmont, Bill Fisher and wife Patty of Fairmont and Melvin Fisher and wife Vickie of Industry, Pennsylvania; his companion, Sophie Rowan; a brother-in-law, Harris Glenden Britton and wife Edna of Terra Alta; and also many nieces and nephews who loved him dearly.
Jack was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years, Georgia Britton Fisher, in 1994; one brother, Clarence John Fisher Jr.; and one brother in infancy.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service with Pastor Glenn Stevenson Jr. officiating at the McCulla Funeral Home, 770 Fairmont Road, Morgantown. Burial will follow at Arnettsville Cemetery with graveside military honors conferred by the Marion County Honor Guard and the WVANG funeral honors. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McCulla.com.
Published on December 19, 2016