LAURABEL FISHER – Nov. 4, 1924 – May 27, 2020

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Laurabel Elizabeth Oborne Nash Fisher, 95 years and 6 months, of Pinson, died peacefully on May 27, 2020 after a brief illness at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Memorial services were 2 p.m. Saturday at Shackelford Funeral Directors-Crook Avenue Chapel with a visitation at 1 p.m. prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital or Carl Perkins Center for prevention of child abuse.  
She was born Nov. 4, 1924 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, and grew up in Northern, Idaho, in Coeur-de Alene, the daughter of the late Samuel Avery and Laurala Kathleen Osborne Oborne.
She married Wilford Tacker Nash in 1943. She later married James Eli Fisher in 1972; both husbands preceded her.
She was primarily a homemaker but also worked as a seamstress at Salant & Salant in Henderson, as a waitress and as a florist. She was a member of the First Christian Liberty Church in Henderson; health challenges prevented her from regular attendance, but she loved the Lord and was of great faith. She loved to watch cartoons and Wheel of Fortune and enjoyed crocheting.
She is survived by a son, Timothy (Pam) Nash of Jackson; two daughters, Rose Singleton of Pinson and Anna (Monte) Traxtle of Spokane Valley, Ore.; two stepsons, Bruce (Donna) Fisher of Salem, Ore., and Rand Fisher of Atlanta, Ga.; two stepdaughters Becky Fisher of Eugene, Ore., and Pat Preim of Salem, Ore.; 25 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Gayle Nash of Pinson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; two sons, Larry D. Nash, Sr. and David Leslie Nash; a stepson, Nick Fisher; one daughter, Kitty Oborne; three brothers, Clinton, Leslie and Vauchel Oborne; a sister, Hazel Bentley; and one son-in-law Leon Singleton.