MT. PLEASANT Mrs. Latha Lucille Liles Fisher, 85 passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019. A service to celebrate her life will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, at Wilkinson Funeral Home Chapel with Michael Hurlbert officiating. The family will receive friends until 8 p.m., at the funeral home, following the service. Mrs. Fisher was born May 3, 1934, in Stanly County, a daughter of the late L. L. "Lonnie" and Verna Barbee Liles. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Fisher; five sisters and seven brothers. Latha was a very active lady. She was a former employee of Penn Carol Hosiery Mill, and then went into the restaurant business where she managed several different restaurants. One of her passions was sewing, so she turned that into a business in Mt. Pleasant, opening the Mt. Pleasant Fabric and Fashion. She was an excellent seamstress, making wedding gowns, costumes, and the latest fashions for family and friends. Latha was very involved in her children's lives and activities. She had been a longtime Scouter since the 1970s. She also loved cooking for her family, boyscout events, and family functions. Latha enjoyed gardening and was a longtime member of Mt. Olive Lutheran Church. She was a wonderful mother, sister and friend, and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. Left to cherish her memory are her children, Greta Hatley of Concord, and Greg Fisher and wife, Nicole, of Kannapolis; granddaughter, Erza Violet Hatley of Oregon; stepgrandsons, Jacob and Nicholas Wingler; sister, Evelyn Hobbs of Concord; numerous nieces, nephews and other loving relatives and friends. The March of Dimes is very special to this family, so in lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to March of Dimes 4833-E, Berewick Town Center Drive, Ste. E177, Charlotte, NC 28278. Condolences may be left at www.wilkinsonfuneralhome.com. Wilkinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.