Ethel Fisher

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    Ethel Yearick Fisher, 88, of Murphy, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2018, at her home.
    Ethel was a native of Centre County, Pa. She was a daughter of the late George and Ruby Frazier Yearick.
    Ethel was a member of Murphy First United Methodist Church and Grape Creek Homemakers. She was an avid reader and enjoyed crafting.
    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, June Walizer and Sarabelle Yearick; brother, Homer Yearick; grandson, Daniel McCullough; and daughter-in-law, Carole Fisher.
    Ethel is survived by her husband of 70 years, Harold Fisher; son, Tom Fisher; daughters, Brenda Ross and husband Jim, Catharine Brown and husband Terry and Lori McCullough and husband Robert; brother, George Yearick; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
    A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy. The Rev. Ken Yearick officiated.
    The family received friends from 3-4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Townson-Rose Funeral Home.
    In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Erlanger Murphy Medical Center, Women’s Auxiliary, 3990 U.S. 64 E. Alternate, Murphy, NC 28906.
    You may send tributes the Fisher family at
    Townson-Rose Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

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