Joy Elaine Fisher

July 31, 1933April 16, 2019

Joy Elaine Fisher, 85, of Mt. Washington, returned to the Lord on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Baptist Health Louisville.  She was a lifelong resident of Mt. Washington, a retired school teacher, and a faithful member of Bethel United Methodist Church.  She was widely loved and treasured by her friends and family;  her warm and gentle spirit was matched by none.  Joy was pure love.  She was preceded in death by her parents, J.E. and Bernice Barnes Fisher;  along with her siblings, Sterling Fisher, Demetra Porter, and Alma Moore.  Joy is survived by a niece, Karen Fisher-Brasher;  nephews, Vee Fisher, Gregg Moore, and Larry Porter;  along with several great nieces and nephews, including Elaina Janes (Kelly).  Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Mt. Washington Cemetery.  Friends may visit from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday and after 10 a.m. Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts are suggested to Bethel United Methodist Church or the Kentucky United Methodist Home for Children and Youth.


Ms. Fisher was my teacher and she was the best! She was just as her name says, "Joy"! My condolences to the family, what a wonderful person! God bless always! Blessings, Doris Roark Goodman
Miss fisher was my teacher and i really liked her as a teacher and a person(i did not know that she passed until today 4/22) just as i really did her brother who passed before her(Sterling, who was always good to me when i was younger and lived around this area)both christian people that will be in Heaven, i hope to see them both again one day when everything will be wonderful!!!! Richard(Tony)Crawford