Jeffrey Alan Fisher

August 29, 1959 ‒ February 14, 2019

Flower Mound, Texas
Formerly of Mount Gilead, Ohio

Jeffrey Alan Fisher, of Flower Mound, Texas passed away on February 14, 2019 at his home of natural causes at the age of 59.

He was born on August 29, 1959 in Mt. Gilead, Ohio to Tom Fisher and Carol Studer (Harris). On October 8, 1988, Jeff married Leigh Meitner, formerly of Ohio.

Jeff was a 1977 graduate of Mt. Gilead High School where he was a member of the golf team and was the team medalist his senior year. He was a 1981 graduate of Ohio University. He was an avid golfer and he loved spending time with his family, friends and his dogs. Jeff’s career as a business salesman won him many awards and took him all over the country, but he always came back to Ohio to spend the holidays with his family.

Jeff is survived by his wife Leigh of 31 years, his parents; Tom (Debbie) Fisher of Perrysville and Carol (Don) Studer of Galion, his step-children Andrea Jones, Christopher (Jennie) Meinter, and Jennifer Gross; his siblings James (Kelli) Fisher of Cardington and Juli Harper (Fisher) of Columbus, and his nieces and nephews; Natalie, Tyler (Jena), Emily, Nick and Kaitlyn.

Jeff was preceded in death by his step-son Russell Dougherty.

Memorial Services were held on March 2,2019 at the Flower Mound Family Funeral Home, in Flower Mound, Texas.

The family will receive friends and family from 10-11am, with a memorial service to follow at 11am, on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel.  (67 N. Main St., Mount Gilead, OH).

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Lung Association, 5900 Wilcox Place, Dublin, OH 43016-6789 in Jeff’s memory.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Jeff’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting


  • Our sincere sympathy to Kaitlyn and to the Family of Jeffrey Fisher at the passing of this loved one from your midst. Our thoughts are with you. May the knowledge that others care be of some comfort to you at this difficult time.

  • Juli, So sorry for you loss. I remember riding to golf practice with Jeff in his Mach I Mustang. Prayers are with you and all of your family.

    • John,
      Thank you for your condolences. I was just thinking about that red mustang!
      I am sorry for the loss of your father. He was a very kind man. Prayers are with you and your family as well.