Viola “Bugs” Joyce Fisher, 61, passed away peacefully on October 11, 2018, at her home surrounded by family. Viola was born on November 8th, 1956 in Buckhannon, WV to Leonard and Delores Bender. She married the love of her life, Ben Fisher, on August 17, 1973. They celebrated 45 years together.
She is survived by her husband Ben Fisher; her two children; Travis Fisher (Brandi) and Tina Fisher. She was an amazing grandmother to six grandchildren, Stormie Grimes (Hunter), Travis Fisher, Savhannah Aldrete, Stephanie Haggerton, Jonah Morales and Jordan Morales.
She is also survived by her mother, sisters; Barbara Bender-Simmons (Garry), Janet Bender (Bob), Kathy Haymond (Emmett) and brothers Danny Bender (Diane), Ronnie Bender, Donzel Bender (Teresa), Randall Scott Bender (Chasity), bother-in-law Kenny Haymond, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Viola was preceded in death by her grandparents; Roy and Delphia Woods, Sarah and Lonnie Bender, a sister; Naomi Bender, father; Leonard Bender and step-father Hartzel Bender.
Sister! I'm going to miss you so much. May God Bless your family You have truly been an inspiration to all of us. I Love You So very Much. Life will truly be different without my Dose Of Sister. Love and Prayers .
Janet Bendersalem, WV
Ben, I always looked forward to visiting with you and Viola at the shop. She was a sweet person. Always had nice things to say You were both so good to Savanna when she was a child. She has good memories of those days. God bless you and yours.
Manola GunnHobbs, NM
We are thinking about you with our hearts and remembering you in our prayers!! We know the Lord will be close to you during this difficult time!! ♥️♥️
Reber FamilyHobbs, NM
Janet and Family I wanted to send my thoughts and prayers to the family. May God Bless you all and guide you through these tough times.
Duane (Mike) KaplanClarksburg, WV
She was a sweet lady and will be missed! My heart and prayers go out to you all!
Betty BarnettHobbs, NM
Go rest high "Sis" now you are at peace. Praying for you loved ones during this very difficult time. Love you! Your "Sis" from the hills
Dorothy MotzSalem, WV
Our love and prayers are with you and your sweet family during this time. Lifting your family up in prayer for God to strengthen, comfort, and surround you with His love and peace! We will miss her smile and sense of humor!
Sylvia and Rene CantuHobbs, NM
Thought and prayers.
Marsha NutterWebster Springs, WV
My sincere thoughts and prayers are with you family. Buggs is a winner for sure and will truly be missed. A loving legacy she has left and I am so thankful to have been a part of her life. Love to all
Lorene HouseWebster Springs, WV
Miss you always sis!love you deeply
Barbara and Garry SimmonsLodi, OH
Aunt bugs u will be missed lots love you guys
Eric WolfordSalem, WV
Our love and prayers are with all of you. Viola was a wonderful woman and the very best mother in law that Brandi could have. I thank her and love her for that and she will be missed terribly.
Larry and Kathy BakerSulphur Springs, TX
I am so sorry for your loss, Ben.
Deb Fisher GleasonLawton, OK
So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family
Karen DeenHobbs, NM
Travis and Brandi, I'm so sorry to learn of your Mom's passing. Praying for comfort and sweet memories for you all.
Judy TaylorHobbs, NM
Very sorry for your loss. Love and miss you Aunt Bugs.
Lisa WolfordSalem, WV
Our love, prayers, and thoughts are with you all during this time! Bugs was a great lady and will be missed by many! Rest in peace beautiful lady!!
Jannece ColonAlamogordo, NM
Brittany BenderWheeling, WV
Love you guys! I’m so sorry. Aunt Buggs was one of the sweetest women ever.
Sherry ValurePhilippi, NM
Prayers for God to comfort you and all the family. I will always remember her in school as a sweet and nice girl.
Linda (Simmons)CochranWellington, OH