Obits: Carol Gereldene Fisher

Published 12:00 am Thursday, August 21, 2014

Carol Gereldene Fisher

Carol Gereldene Smoot Fisher was born June 12, 1956 in Mocksville and died on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 surrounded by family and friends at her home. 

She graduated from Davie High School in 1974 and attended Shaw University for two years. She married Frank on Feb. 9, 2002. She was a homemaker for the past 10 years. She was an active member of New Generation Outreach Ministries, where she served as secretary and mother. She loved her church and the family and was one of the most faithful members. 

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Char’lee Nichole Dulin on Sept. 9, 2008; and her father, William Rondal Smoot on May 22.

Survivors: her husband, Frank Fisher of the home; 2 sons, Rufus Dwayne Hunter of Mocksville and Jonathan Ashley Smoot of the home; her mother, Beatrice Smoot of Mocksville; 3 sisters, Patricia D. “Kate” Smoot McClelland and Rhonda Smoot Grant, both of Mocksville and Tirena Anderson of Winston-Salem; 2 brothers, Dennis Ashley Smoot and William E. “Rickey” Smoot, both of Mocksville; 5 grandchildren, Amber Hunter, Lucas Lewis, Destiny Young, Carter Grose, and Rue Hunter; her mother-in-law, Juanita Fisher; 2 uncles; 3 aunts; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. 

Funeral service was held Sunday, Aug. 17 at 3 p.m. at Graham Funeral Home in Mocksville. Pastor Charlene L. Jones officiated and Bishop Elizabeth Mock delivered the eulogy. Burial followed in Mainville AME Zion Church Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home 30 minutes before the service.

Memorials: a local sickle cell organization.

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