Dollie “Dottie” Lavonia Fisher, 67, of Waxahachie passed away Saturday, May 28, 2011, at Renfro Health Care Center of Waxahachie. She was born Sept. 1, 1943 in Kaufman, Texas, to Bill Smith and Dollie Mosley. Dottie loved helping others and always thought of others and her family before thinking of herself. She was a strong Christian and was a member of Water Street Baptist Church for 10 years and of South Prong Baptist Church for 10 years. Dottie loved cooking, loved music and loved to sing. Her grandkids and great-grandkids were her world.
Dottie is survived by her loving husband of 45 years, Harold Fisher of Waxahachie; stepfather, James A. Mosley of Athens; one daughter, Darlene Vasquez and husband, Samuel, of Waxahachie; two sons Darrell Fisher and wife, Kathie, of Waxahachie and Harold Donald (Donny) Fisher and wife, Tina, of Waxahachie; three brothers, Bill Smith and wife, Patty, of Trinidad, Robert Mosley of Athens, James Mosley and wife, Debra, of Terrell; two sisters, Sharon Mosley of Canton and Pat Dowdy and husband, Jimmy, of Mabank; three granddaughters, Brittany and Emily Fisher and Jennifer Neilson; three grandsons, Samuel Vasquez Jr., Aaron Fisher and Darrell Fisher Jr.; two great-grandchildren, Brett Neilson and Aiden Neilson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Dottie was preceded in death by her parents; and two aunts, Nancy Clower and Lavonia Smith.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Chapel in Waxahachie with Pastor Richard Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Bristol Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Samuel Vasquez Jr., Aaron Fisher, Darrell Fisher Jr., Larry Fisher Jr., Mike Kelso, Larry Baker. Honorary pallbearers will be Greg Compton and Christopher Lawrence Fisher.
Arrangements by Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie.