Thelma Marie Fisher of Fairland died Monday, April 30, 2007, at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center in Miami. She was 95.
Fisher was born July 15, 1911, in Adair to William and Grace (Morrow) Mitchell. She moved to Fairland in 1998, coming from Oklahoma City.
She worked as a real estate agent for the Paul Hays Company in Oklahoma City. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Fairland, Jolly Workers of Ottawa County, Epsilon Sigma Alpha in Oklahoma City, the Thimble Club and the Obnoxious Quilters.
She married Otis “Red” Panter in 1929. He preceded her in 1958.
She married Lynn Fisher in 1963. He preceded her in 1987.
She was also preceded in death by three brothers, William Mitchell, Watt Mitchell and Homer Mitchell, and two sisters, Odessa Mitchell and Beatrice Kribbs.
Survivors include one son and his wife, Howard and Glenda Panter of Oklahoma City; four daughters and their husbands, Mona and Harry McKinney of Napa Valley, Calif., Glenna and Joe Milberger of Huntsville, Ala., Dolores and Nolan Thorn of El Paso, Texas, and Judy and Jody Ostrander of Fairland; one brother, Leroy Mitchell of Adair; three sisters, Wanda Johnson and Betty Brown, both of Kansas City, Kan., and Dorothea Goodnight of Tulsa; 17 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at the First United Methodist Church in Fairland with the Rev. Carole Minter officiating. Burial will be in Hickory Grove Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be David Moon, Sonny Thorn, Stacy Thomas, Joe Milberger, Jody Ostrander and Kevin Panter. Honorary pallbearer will be Clint Williams.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Adcock Funeral Home in Fairland.