Carl Edward Fisher, 68, of Spencer, W.Va., passed away March 13, 2013, at Roane General Hospital in Spencer.
He was born Aug. 2, 1944, in Roane County, a son of Mary E. Holland Fisher Harris of Spencer and the late Brice E. Fisher.
He was a pipeliner and a 798 welder. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved his nieces and nephews. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Spencer.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of almost 48 years, Shirley Blosser Fisher; a brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Glenda Fisher of Spencer; a sister-in-law, Carol Fisher of Spencer; three stepbrothers, John Harris of Charleston, W.Va., Danny Harris of Hurricane, W.Va., and Steven Harris of North Carolina; several nieces and nephews; and his best friend, Rascal.
He was preceded in death by an infant son; and a brother, Robert N. Fisher.
A service will be 11 a.m. today at Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home in Spencer with the Rev. Wayne McGlothlin and Bill Walton officiating. Burial will follow in Clover Cemetery near Spencer. Visitation is one hour prior to the service today at the funeral home.
The family requests donations to Faith Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 483, Spencer, WV 23276.