Theodore Roosevelt Fisher, 97, of Columbia passed away Oct. 12, 2020, at his home. He was born Jan. 7, 1923, in Knob Noster; the son of George and Emma (Steele) Fisher. Cremation arrangements are by Columbia Cremation Care Center.
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