Roy Hershel Fisher
Roy Hershel Fisher
  • March 25, 1924 - October 9, 2016
  • Dunbar, West Virginia

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Roy Hershel Fisher, 92 of Dunbar, WV passed away on October 9, 2016. Roy was born on March 25, 1924 in Mammoth, WV the son of the late Edgar F. and Dollie M. Riffee Fisher. He was also preceded in death by five siblings; brother’s Dallas and Doyle Fisher and sisters Dorcas Starcher; Bernice Shinn and Thelma Fisher he was also preceded by his little 4 legged friend Bubby. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife of 68 years, Wanda Mae Stone. Also surviving are daughters Roycelene Lea Wolfe; Charlene F. Hoback and his 4 legged grandson Baylee. In 1943 Roy was working at Goodrich Gulf when on July 22, 1943 he was drafted into the Navy not the Army as he requested after which he received an honorable discharge from the Navy on March 16, 1946. He worked for Bell Lines Trucking and Smith Transfer where he retired after 40 years of employment. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in his name to Little Victories Animal Rescue in Ona WV or Kanawha Co. Animal Shelter. Funeral Services will be on Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 1:00pm at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home 5233 Rocky Fork Rd., Cross Lanes, WV 25313, with Entombment to follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens with both Masonic and Military Rites. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5:00pm until 8:00pm and on Thursday from noon until service time. Online condolences may be made by visiting