Roy Hartzell Branstetter
EDMONTON – Roy Hartzell Branstetter, 89, of Edmonton, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at NHC in Glasgow.
He was the son of the late Willie Green and Bertha Payne Branstetter. He operated Edmonton Farm Supply for many years in Edmonton. He was a member of South Edmonton Church of Christ.
He is survived by two children, Fowler, and wife Katie Branstetter, of Edmonton, and Frances, and husband Barry Edwards, of Glasgow; two sisters, Opal Howard, of Lexington, and Christine Pierce, of Louisville; four grandchildren, Stacy (Greg) Smith, of Glasgow, Emily (Kevin) Hartmann, of Illinois, Andrea Branstetter, of Lexington, and Kevin Branstetter, of Cary, N.C.; four great-grandchildren, Barrett Smith, Lauren Robison, Braden Hartmann and Conner Hartmann.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby; four brothers and two sisters, Raymond, Paul, Wallace and Edward Branstetter, and Elsie Hodges and Nelda Norris; and a daughter-in-law, Joan Gibson Branstetter.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Roy Hatcher Fisher
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Roy Hatcher Fisher, 88, of Indianapolis, Ind., died Nov. 4, 2012, at Community Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, in Indianapolis, Ind.
He was born Oct. 31, 1924, at Mount Hermon, Ky., a son of Ewell Fisher and Verda (Lyons) Fisher. On June 9, 1956, he married Selma Jean (Leep) Fisher. He attended Lyons Grade School, Temple Hill High School and Western Trade School, in Bowling Green.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, in the Asiatic Pacific Theater (New Guinea), Control Station Operator (Searchlights), receiving the Good Conduct Ribbon, Victory Medal and Bronze Star.
He was an automobile mechanic with Johnson Chevrolet, later named Circle City Chevrolet and Payton Wells Chevrolet. He was a former member of Bethany Wesleyan Church in Indianapolis.
He is survived by his wife, Selma (Leep) Fisher, of Indianapolis; two daughters, Carolyn Lucille (Jesse Wayne) Jeffries, and Luanne (Charles) Fairchild; grandchildren, Jacob Jeffries, Amanda Jeffries, Chase Fairchild, Nathan (Chelsea) Jeffries, Zachary Fairchild, Nicholas Fairchild, and Ethan Fairchild; great-grandson, Harper Jeffries, and nephew Robbie (Kasey) Fisher, Smiths Grove.
He was predeceased by his parents, Ewell and Verda (Lyons) Fisher, and siblings, Eloise Barlow, Earl Lee Fisher and Harold Garnett Fisher.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at 10 a.m., at Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Home, Washington Park East, 10722 East Washington St., Indianapolis, Ind. Visitation will be Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home, with burial in Washington Park East Cemetery.