BROWN COUNTY – James N. ‘Jim’ Fisher, 78, originally of Washington, passed away Thursday.
A 1952 Washington High School graduate, he worked for JC Penney until enlisting in the U.S. Navy. He served from 1953 to 1957. In 1959, he graduated from Indiana College of Mortuary Science as an embalmer. He then moved to Franklin, where he played slow-pitch softball and bowled for many years. He worked for Moore Business Forms from January 1961 to December 1992. After retirement he worked for Bloomington Hospital from January 1994 to September 2012. He bowled on several leagues in Bloomington and enjoyed playing golf.
Jim was a member of the American Legion for more than 60 years, Union Village Lodge 545 in Providence, Ind., and a 32nd Degree Mason in Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis.
He is survived by his two sons, Steve (Charlene) Glidden of Georgetown, Texas, and James R. (Lori) Fisher of Hermitage, Tenn.; one daughter, Sheryl (Ron) Elliott of Westville; his significant-other, Cindy Parker of Brown County; two granddaughters, Cindy Boyd and Samantha Dillard; four grandsons, Kristopher Elliott, Nicholas Elliott, James J. Fisher and Dawson Fisher; three great-granddaughters, Samantha Boyd, Allie Boyd and Kaitlyn Elliott; and one great-great-grandson, Gage Liczkowski.
Jim was preceded in death by his wife, June, in 2002.
A graveside service with military rites will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in Green Lawn Cemetery, Franklin.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Deremiah-Frye Mortuary, 700 W. Gourley Pike, Bloomington, IN 47404.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences may be made at www.DeremiahFryeMortuary.com.
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Mary Lou Henson
Mary Lou Henson, 74, of Washington, passed away at 12:25 a.m. Saturday at Washington Nursing Center. She was born April 1, 1939, in Washington.
Daniel E. Foster
Daniel E. Foster, 65, died Thursday afternoon at his residence.
Born Dec. 3, 1947 in Montgomery, he was the son of Virgil and Mary (Yates) Foster. He graduated from Alfordsville High School in 1965.
Mary Fay Willis, 85, of Washington, died at 4:25 a.m. Wednesday at Eastgate Manor. Born July 24, 1927, in Vincennes, she was the daughter of Farris and Chrystal (Lamb) Wise.
Paisley Ann Morgan, two weeks old, of Washington, passed away at 5:25 p.m. Wednesday at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. Born April 30, 2013, in Newburgh, she was the daughter of Ryan and Brittany (Babrick) Morgan.
Mildred ‘Millie’ Beck
Mildred “Millie” (Mahan) Beck, 87, of Washington, passed away peacefully at 5:29 p.m. Wednesday with her family by her side at Daviess Community Hospital.
Shirley J. Ausbrook passed away Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Shirley was born on Feb. 3, 1939, in Clay City, Ill., to Leo and Vida E. Murbarger.
Cathy Lynn Gould, 62 of Washington, died at 11:47 a.m. Friday at her residence. She was the daughter of Hugh O. and Phyllis (Madden) McLemore, and lived in Washington nearly all her life.
Frank Price, 77, of Washington, died at 5:15 a.m. Tuesday at Hillside Manor. Born June 29, 1935, in Loogootee, he was the son of Agatha (Spaulding) and Francis Price Sr.
Eileen Cole, 86, died at 9:57 a.m. Monday at the Loogootee Nursing Center. Born Sept. 19, 1926, in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Frank and Connie (Jackman) Swickard.
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