Denise Gayle Fisher

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Denise Gayle Fisher

January 20, 1953 ~ February 6, 2024 (age 71)


Denise Gayle Hunter Fisher, affectionately known as Neesie, passed away peacefully on February 6, 2024, at the age of 71. Born on January 20, 1953, in Guilford County, she was the beloved daughter of the late David R. Hunter and Elsie Dennis Hunter.

In her youth, Neesie attended Northeast Guilford High School in McLeansville, NC, where she made lasting friendships and cherished memories. She was a former member of Emmanuel Wesleyan Church in Greensboro, where she served as pianist and organist for many years. As an exceptional musician, her musical talents brought joy and inspiration to the congregation.

Neesie was preceded in death by her loving parents, David and Elsie, her brother Ronald B. Hunter, nephew Jon Hunter, and niece Tammy Hunter. Their memories will forever be treasured by those who loved them.

Left to cherish her memory are her sons, Joey Gray and his wife Robin, and Michael Gray and his wife Jenny. Neesie was a proud grandmother to her granddaughters, Emily, Elizabeth, and Alexis. She also leaves behind her brother, David Hunter, and his wife Kay, as well as her sister Debbie McNamara and her husband Bruce. Neesie will be fondly remembered by her nieces Jennifer Hunter and Amanda Hunter Downs and nephews Damien McNamara, Evan McNamara, Ronnie Hunter and David Hunter.

Neesie’s warm smile and kind heart touched the lives of all who knew her. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends, who find solace in the knowledge that she is now at peace.

Midstate Cremation & Funeral Service in Asheboro is honored to serve the family of Denise Hunter Fisher.

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  • February 08, 2024
    Randy Pearman says: