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Icy Pitchford Fisher
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1898
Liberty (Putnam County)
Putnam County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 17, 1955
Buffalo
Putnam County
West Virginia, USA

OBITUARY:

Mrs. Icy Fisher

A 25-year resident of Buffalo, Mrs. Icy Pitchford Fisher, died at home yesterday after a one-year illness. She was a member of the Buffalo Baptist Church and was born in Liberty, Putnam County.

Surviving are two sons, Dewey F. Jr. of Buffalo and Robert Slaunton of Cleveland; five daughters, Mrs. Cecil W. Martin and Mrs. Stanley Higginbotham, both of Buffalo, Mrs. Boyd F. Marlin of Eleanor, Mrs. W.J. Beller of Tyler Mountain and Miss Sue Carol, at home. Two brothers; Ivan Pitchford of Liberty and Graves Pitchford of Dunbar, two half-brothers, Will Pitchford of Dunbar and Virgil Pitchford of Liberty; a half sister, Mrs. Della Johnson of Dunbar; and 16 grandchildren.

The body is at Cunningham Funeral Home and will be taken to the residence at 4 p.m. today. Services will be at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow at Emma Chapel Church, Putnam County, with the Rev. A.A. Smith, pastor of Buffalo Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Emma Chapel Cemetery.

~ Charleston Daily Mail, Friday, February 18, 1955

She was the wife of Dewey Frederick Fisher, Sr. however, they were divorced.

She was the daughter of Charles Pitchford & Virginia Farzinia Harrison.

She died from metastic breast cancer.

From contributor Alice Meadows:
I forgot to mention that Icy was married to my great uncle, Dewey Fisher. Dewey's brother, Oral, was my grandfather. Just so you know the connection!
 
 
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 Parents:
  Charleston Samuel Pitchford (1856 - 1922)
  Virginia Farzinia Harrison Pitchford (1864 - ____)
 
 Siblings:
  Celena Essa Pitchford Bailey (1879 - 1952)**
  William Clarence Pitchford (1882 - 1961)**
  Ada E Pitchford Cunningham (1886 - 1918)**
  Devergil Lee Pitchford (1888 - 1965)**
  Della E Pitchford Johnson (1890 - 1955)**
  Herbert H. Pitchford (1895 - 1896)**
  Icy Pitchford Fisher (1898 - 1955)
  Ivy Pitchford (1898 - 1898)*
  Ivan Pitchford (1900 - 1994)*
  Theodore Roosevelt Pitchford (1902 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Emma Chapel Cemetery
Liberty (Putnam County)
Putnam County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: BLPitchford
Originally Created by: Alice Lynch Means
Record added: Sep 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21607046
Icy <i>Pitchford</i> Fisher
Added by: Kenny Davis
 
Icy <i>Pitchford</i> Fisher
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