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Dies at the Home of Son at  
  Rock Mills - in 71st Year
FLESHERTON, July 29 --- The death occurred on Sunday, July 29th, of Mrs. Thomas G. Fisher, of Flesherton, at the home of her son, Samuel Fisher, at Rock Mills.
   The late Mrs. Fisher, who was formerly Miss Mary English, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John English, was in her 71st year. since the death of her husband four and half months ago she has resided with members of her family, and during the past three months has been very ill, although everything possible was done for her she passed peacefully away.
   She is survived by a family of one son and two daughter. Samuel, of Rock Mills; Rita (Mrs. Bert Best) of Tupper Creek, B.C. and (Della) Mrs. Ray Woods of Oakville. She is also survived by sister (Maggie) Mrs. W. Clark of Idaho, and four brothers, John at Nottawa; Alex at rock Mills; Dave of Minneapolis and James at Idaho.
   The late Mrs. Fisher was a faithful member of the Baptist church.
   The funeral was held from the home of her son, at Rock Mills, on Tuesday afternoon. Her pastor, Rev. F. Ashton had charge of the service. Interment was made in Flesherton Cemetery.

Source: unknown as articles found in a scrapbook. Year of passing unknown, but considering the time frame of obits submitted in the group and the day of Sun July 29th, the following years are the most probable: 1923, 1928, 1934, 1945 [G.D.]

Submitted by: G Thompson

Transcribed by: Gerald Dunnill

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