NAME: Tracey Gene Fisher Johnston
RESIDENCE: Tallahassee FL, formerly of Madison IN
She also had lived in Lafayette & Carmel IN; Shreveport LA, and Pensacola & Tampa FL
DATE & PLACE OF BIRTH: August 3 1961, Madison IN
DATE & PLACE OF DEATH: November 26 2019, Tallahassee FL
PARENTS: Edwin Brooks Fisher & Patricia Gene Patterson Fisher
EDUCATION: 1979 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School and
1983 graduate of Purdue University BA in Environmental Design
MEMBERSHIPS: She sang with the Sweet Adeline group while living in Indianapolis.
INTERESTS: She enjoyed her childhood living in the country around Brooksburg IN
and shared many stories of life there with her family. She had a zest for life;
was quick to help others & jumped in to help when it was not expected.
Her kind demeanor made it easy for people to quickly become her friend.
She was also involved with the Boy Scouts, led several successful fundraising events
that allowed the troop to buy new equipment and subsidized camping trips.
She helped with teaching the boys so they could earn their merit badges.
Helping the boys advance in rank was very fulfilling to her.
MARRIAGE: Gary Johnston (married in 1985 in Lafayette)
OCCUPATION: She was an interior Designer and budget analyst for custom home builders;
formerly owned a custom decorating business in Indiana for several years;
also previously employed as a cash administrator for Lowe’s.
SURVIVORS: Husband: Gary Johnston, Tallahassee FL
Son: Stephen Johnston & wife Rachel, Atlanta GA
Mother: Pat Fisher of Brooksburg IN
Brother: Tim Fisher & wife Margie, Brooksburg IN
Father-in-law: Dwight Johnston, Maryville TN
Sisters-in-law: Joyce Smith, Cleveland OH
Nancy Dudney, Knoxville TN
9 nieces and nephews including Luke Fisher & wife Wenting of Los Angeles CA
Preceded in death by: her father Edwin on February 16 1998.
VISITATION: 10 AM - 11 AM Thursday December 5 2019
At the church
SERVICE: 11 AM Thursday December 2019
First Baptist Church
416 Vine Street
BURIAL: Brooksburg Cemetery
MEMORIAL DONATIONS: American Cancer Society
Donation Cards available at the church
c/o: Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170
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