January 1, 1947 - September 16, 2017
THOMAS ALFRED “TOM” FISHER, age 70 and a resident of Franklinton, died early Saturday morning September 16, 2017 at Good Samaritan Living Center. He was born January 1, 1947 and was a longtime self-employed truck driver carrying many different materials through the years but had most recently specialized in hauling a chemical tanker.
Survived by: 2 Sons and a Daughter in law: Thomas Robert and Paula Fisher of Mt. Hermon, Brent Fisher of Prairieville; 2 Daughters and a Son in law: Vanessa and Jason Moran of Mt. Hermon, Jana Hensen of Katy, TX; 7 Grandchildren: Haley Hensen, Brayden Fisher, Gage, Jacey, and Lyric Moran, Austin and Abbey Wilkes; Great-grandchild: Ryland Hensen; 3 Brothers and Sisters in law: Jimmy and Rheba Fisher of Franklinton, Billy Ray and Rachelle Fisher of Mandeville, Chuck and Lisa Fisher of Centerville, MS; Also numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas “Buddy” Fisher and Wilda King Fisher and his longtime friend and four-legged companion Bo.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Friday September 22nd from 5 pm until 9 pm and after 9 am on Saturday. A funeral service will be held at 11 am Saturday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Leon Hickman officiating. Burial will follow in Ellis Cemetery.
The family wishes to express a sincere thank you to the staff of Good Samaritan, the 3rd floor group at St. Tammany Hospital and to Hospice of St. Tammany for their care and support.
Pallbearers: Chad Fisher, Austin Wilkes, Paul Fisher, Brent Fisher, Johnny Lane Fisher, Raymond Fisher
Honorary Pallbearers: Jimmy Fisher, Billy Ray Fisher, Chuck Fisher and Bob Smith