Muriel Claudine Fisher, 94, of the Guinea Mt. Community, Pearisburg, departed this life Wednesday evening July 30, 2008 at her home in the care of her loved ones. Born in Lurich on October 7, 1913, she was a daughter of the late Lloyd and Janie Leota Dent Akers. She was a devoted member of Mt View United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband Virgil A. Fisher, two daughters Hazel Marie Gardener and Charlotte Ann Fisher, two grandsons Jeffrey Fisher and Paul Fisher, two brothers Jack Akers and Robert Akers, and a sister Virginia Mae Dent Holmes.
She leaves to cherish her memory two sons Robert “Buddy” Fisher of Narrows and George “Squirrel” Fisher of Mt. View; two daughters Bonnie Jean Ivey of Sumter, SC and Kathy F. Conley of Narrows, fourteen grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 11:00 AM in Mt View United Methodist Church with Pastor Ronnie Duncan, Betty Roberts and Eddie Kendall officiating. Burial will follow in the Anderson Cemetery at Mt. View. The family will receive friends at the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke Friday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com