John Lewis Fisher

Published 4:00 pm Thursday, December 28, 2017

Mr. John Lewis Fisher, age 81, of Toccoa, Ga., formerly of Tryon, N.C. passed away Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Pruitt Healthcare of Toccoa.

Born January 1, 1936 in Tryon, N.C., he was a son of the late Warren Austin and Annie Sue Shehan Fisher.

Mr. Fisher retired from Fletcher Limestone and was a member of Pacolet Baptist Church in Lynn, N.C.

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Family members include a son and daughter-in-law, Clay and Lynne Fisher; grandchildren and spouses, Mallorie and John Godwin, Clancie and Dusty Scott, and Chandler Fisher; great-granddaughters, Sloan Godwin, Willow Scott, and Hazel Scott; and extended family, Donnie and Marilyn Anderson.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Margaret Ann Fisher.

Graveside services will be held at one o’clock Saturday, January 6, 2018, at Polk Memorial Gardens in Columbus, N.C. with the Rev. Chad Bowen and Dr. John Brown officiating.

Those desiring may make memorial donations to Pacolet Baptist Church, P.O. Box 243 Lynn, NC 28750.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Whitlock Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

Whitlock Mortuary
Toccoa, Ga.