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Dan Fisher Sr.

Mr. Dan Edwin Fisher Sr., 86, of Hornbeak passed away 3:23 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2023, at his home.
Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26, 2023, in the chapel of Edmaiston Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Eric Burress officiated. Burial followed in Antioch Cemetery near Hornbeak.
Pallbearers were Dan Fisher, Zachary Anderson, David Anderson, Darryl Holder, Dillon Fisher and Jeremy Fisher.
Honorary pallbearers were Charles Harris, Butch Darnall and Norm Petty.
Visitation was held at the funeral home from noon until the hour of services Sunday.
Dan was born May 31, 1937, in Ripley, son of the late Ted and Eva Lois (Morgan) Fisher. He married Betty (Rines) Fisher on Dec. 23, 1965. She survives. He worked for the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company for 30 years and was a member of the Goodyear Breakfast Club that meets at Autry’s Kitchen in Troy. He attended Hornbeak Baptist Church and was a member of Woodstock Baptist Church in Shelby Forest. Dan was also a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He is also survived by two sons, Ted and Laura Fisher of Hornbeak and Dan and Kelly Fisher of Obion; six grandchildren, Jeremy Fisher, Ashley Fisher, Zachary Anderson, Elizabeth Hollomon, Dillon Fisher and Megan Fisher; eight great-grandchildren; and one brother, Bobby Fisher of Shelby Forest.
He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Loura Anderson; and two brothers, Gene Fisher and Carl Fisher.
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Published in The Messenger on 11.29.23