Branson Roland Fisher Jr, 76, of Perry, died Thursday, August 28, 2014. Branson was born October 4, 1937 in Perry, FL, to the late Roland and Nancy (Heard) Fisher.
Branson was of the Episcopal Faith and was a member of St. James Episcopal Church in Perry. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He then worked in law enforcement for 47 years. He retired as the Chief Investigator for the State Attorney’s Office in the 3rd Circuit. In his spare time he enjoyed gardening, playing guitar, photography, watching wildlife and especially spending time with his granddaughters.
He is survived by his wife Ann Waldrep Fisher, of Perry, FL, step-son Donn Smith and his wife Robin, two granddaughters: Laurie and Keeley Smith, all of Madison, one sister Luan Slaughter and her husband Jimmy, two nephews: Kevin Slaughter and his wife Holli and Brett Slaughter, and two great nephews: Brandon and Tyler Slaughter..
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Joe P. Burns Funeral Home in Perry with Pastor Steve McHargue and Mr. Jerry Blair officiating. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Perry. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at Joe P. Burns Funeral Home. Memorial contributions can be made to the local Animal Shelter or to a charity of your choice. All arrangements are under the care of Joe P. Burns Funeral Home.