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Wednesday, 07 October 2020 14:19

Abner G. Fisher

Abner G. Fisher, age 74, passed away on Monday, October 5, 2020 at Duke Hospital in North Carolina. He was born June 16, 1946, in Dinwiddie Virginia, to Abner Mitchell and Elnora (Anderson) Fisher. He married loving wife, Betty Lou Christopher on July 31, 1964. AG worked in tobacco and manufacturing, moving into management and director roles. He went on to own and operate a Tobacco Company in South Boston, Virginia. After retiring, he continued a consulting business for many years. AG is highly regarded in his industry and has made his family proud both professionally and personally. He was a man of his word. He believed a handshake meant something and he was proud of where he came from. He has proven to be a good friend, helping others in their time of need. AG is survived by his children, son Christopher Fisher; daughter, Laura Ellis; grandchildren, Wendy Honeycutt (Kristopher Honeycutt), Casey Ellis, Ashlyn Fisher, and Aiden Fisher; great grandchildren, Madelyn “Kennedy” Honeycutt, Cayleigh Bateman, Eli Bateman; sisters, Patricia “Patsy” Christopher, Emma “Betty” Coleman (Leonard Coleman), Claiborne Fisher (Linda Fisher); and special friend of ten years, Marquitta Christopher. He is loved by many and his legacy will live for years to come. A graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 9, 2020 at Southlawn Memorial Park, Prince George, VA. Services by Williams Funeral Home & Crematory of Lawrenceville, VA. Condolences may be expressed at www.williamsfuneralhomeva.com.
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  • Comment Link Ralph and Janet Kaufman Thursday, 08 October 2020 13:01 posted by Ralph and Janet Kaufman

    A G and Betty Lou were life time friends of ours. After Betty Lou passed away A G still made visits to see us and he and Ralph would talk about old times and joke about the mischief they got into growing up as friends. A G would be missed by us but we will gave fond memories to remember

  • Comment Link Marquitta Christopher Wednesday, 07 October 2020 20:34 posted by Marquitta Christopher

    AG and I have been together for 10 years
    We took several trips and we shared lots of conversations on FaceTime
    I Loved him and will miss him alot.

  • Comment Link Larry Harrison Wednesday, 07 October 2020 15:51 posted by Larry Harrison

    A great man and friend

  • Comment Link Tanya dudley Wednesday, 07 October 2020 15:14 posted by Tanya dudley

    A.G. Is missed by his workers here in South Boston. Prayers for his family.

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