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James M Fisher

August 09, 1926 - August 27, 2020

James' Obituary

U.S. Veteran  

A private home going celebration service will be held for Mr. James M. Fisher who passed on August 27, 2020.

Mr. James Fisher was born on August 9, 1926 to the parentage of Silas Fisher, Sr. and Mary Fisher. He attended the public schools of Hillsborough County. Mr. James Fisher was a Billboard Installer for Martin Outdoor Advertising for 37 years. He was a Veteran for the United States Army.

Mr. Fisher was preceded in death by his wife Rilla Fisher; daughter, Elaine; parents, Silas Fisher, Sr. and Mary Fisher and 10 siblings.

He leaves loving memories with 1 daughter, Marva; 1 son, Tommie; 1 granddaughter raised as a daughter, Amanda (Christopher); grandchildren, Angela (Cornell), Ztoria (Sampson), James (Phneesha), Tiereya, Waynlyn (Terry), Tommisinia, Tamara, Tommie, Jr. and Tomarkous; great grandchildren, Latisha, Latila, Mauricia, Myya, Resha, Chyna, Je'Niyah, Za'Maria, Dreon, Keon, Loriyah, Kemus, Jovan, Mekhi, Kornelisus, Zykari, Taliyah, Taylor, Madisyn, Carter, Alyssa, Faith and Khloe; 2 great great grandchildren; 2 survinging sisters, Rena Bell McDaniel and Peggy Gimblet (JR); a dedicated nephew, Donald McClain; a host of other nephews, nieces and cousins; 1 brother-in-law, Ben Broadnax; 4 special friends, Danny (Salithia) Mathis, Mr. & Mrs. William Forde, the Martin family and a host of other relatives and friends.

There will be a viewing on Friday September 4, 2020 from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home. Due to the current CDC restrictions, we are asking that you use the visitation as an opportunity to pay your final respect. For your convenience and safety, we have extended our visitation hours.

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