Charles “Buddy” Lee Fisher Sr., 61, of 4709 Carolina Ave., Trent Woods, died Saturday, May 11, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern.
He was a member of the 1969 graduating class of J.T. Barber High School and joined the U.S. Army. He also worked for the U.S. Forest Service for five years and as a metal mechanic at Fleet Readiness Center East at Cherry Point, retiring after 35 years.
Funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Star of Zion MB Church with the Revs. Kareem Buck and R.E. Midgette officiating.
Burial with military honors will follow in New Bern Memorial Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Donna K. Bryan Fisher of the home; two sons, Charles L. Fisher Jr. of Chesapeake, Va., and Jason B. Fisher of New Bern; and four grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Oscar’s Mortuary, New Bern, and at other times at the residence.
Viewing will be 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.