|Birth: ||Apr. 5, 1923|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||May 12, 2005|
Husband of Minnie Melinda Kate Huff; married 5 Apr 1946.
Edward Lawson Fish, 82, of 1310 Baldridge Drive, Johnson City, Tennessee, died Thursday, May 12, 2005 at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center following an illness. A native of Franklin, NC, son of the late Cassie and Anna Jarrett Fish, Mr. Fish spent his childhood in Cocke County before moving to Johnson City in 1946. He was a veteran of WWII having served in the U. S. Army, a member of the Stoney Creek Church of Christ and former member of the D.A.V. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Marie Hall and Verna Wood and a granddaughter, Jennifer N. Fish.
Survivors include his wife, Minnie Huff Fish, of the home, a son, Eddie Fish, of Elizabethton, a daughter, Dorothy Fish, of Johnson City, a sister, Nina Rhinehart, of Asheville, NC and two grandsons; T. J. Fish, of Tavares, FL, James C. Fish, of Johnson City (presently serving in Iraq) and a granddaughter, Katie Honaker, of Johnson City, three great grandchildren; Mikey Perkins, Taylor Bisanti-Fish and Midajah Scalf, several nieces and nephews. A funeral service is scheduled for Sunday, May 15, 2005 at 8:00 p.m. in the South Chapel of the Morris-Baker Funeral Home under the direction of Wesley Simons, Minister.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until time of services at eight. A committal service will be conducted on Monday, May 16, 2005 in the Monte Vista Memorial Park at 2:00 p.m. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery.
Online condolences are available at www.morrisbaker.com. In charge of arrangements Morris Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN 37601 or (423) 282-1521. Source: Courtesy of the Newport Plain Talk, 15 May 2005.
Cassie Elsmore Fish (1883 - 1951)
Sarah Anna Jarrett Fish (1888 - 1964)
Helen Marie Fish Hall (1915 - 2002)*
Verna Viola Fish Wood (1918 - 1975)*
Edward Lawson Fish (1923 - 2005)
Nina Mae Plemmons Fish Rhinehart (1925 - 2011)*
Note: PFC U.S. ARMY
Monte Vista Memorial Park
Created by: Vivian Bernard
Record added: Jul 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55489925