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Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Walters Fisher
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1874
Jones County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1950
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA

Lizzie was the daughter of William Berry and Amarintha Shoemake Walters. She married Merida Eugene "Gene" Fisher about 1895 in Franklinton, Washington Parish, LA. She is buried beside her husband.

OBITUARY: Palestine Herald Press, Monday, 11 Sep 1950:
Rites are Held for Mrs. Fisher
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Fisher, 76, of 515 E. Angelina, who died at 7:20 p.m. Saturday in the Palestine Nursing Home, were held 3 p.m. Monday at the Montalba Baptist Church with the Reverend T. M. Dean officiating. Interment was in the Holley Springs Cemetery.
Mrs. Fisher was born in Louisiana on January 1, 1874.
Pallbearers were Hugh Richardson, Earl Kelly, Alton Back, Ira Kelly, Lawrence Coleman, Jennings Sutherlin, and Earl Pulley.
Survivors include five sons, Jack Fisher, Lewis Fisher and W. L. Fisher, all of Dallas, S. I. Fisher, and James B. Fisher, both of Palestine; one daughter, Mrs. John Williams of Palestine; three brothers, Warren Walters, Felder Walters and Andrew Walters, all of Louisiana; three sisters, Mrs. Della Folks and Mrs. Alma Folks, both of Kaufman, and Mrs. Emma Fisher of Louisiana; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Berry Walters (1841 - 1923)
  Amarintha Shoemake Walters (1854 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Merida Eugene Fisher (1873 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  John Morris Fisher (1896 - 1952)*
  Ida A Fisher Williams (1898 - 1979)*
  Lewis Eugene Fisher (1903 - 1977)*
  Sandy Iddo Fisher (1905 - 1959)*
  William Levie Fisher (1911 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Walters Fisher (1874 - 1950)
  Adella C Walters Folkes (1886 - 1976)*
  Martha Alma Walters Folkes (1888 - 1970)*
  James Felder Walters (1890 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Elizabeth Fisher
Jan. 1, 1874
Sept. 9, 1950
 
Burial:
Holly Springs Cemetery
Montalba
Anderson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Louise Fisher Goff
Record added: Mar 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18549528
Mary Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Walters</i> Fisher
Added by: Louise Fisher Goff
 
Mary Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Walters</i> Fisher
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Mary Elizabeth Lizzie <i>Walters</i> Fisher
Added by: Louise Fisher Goff
 
 
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To the best grandmother in the world. I love you, Mama
- Louise
 Added: Aug. 27, 2009
My great-grandmother. She was known as 'Momma".
- ggh
 Added: Feb. 11, 2009

- Bernard-Trigg
 Added: Mar. 22, 2007
 
 
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