June Griffith Fisher

June Griffith Fisher

printed 07/05/2019

Ocean City

June Griffith Fisher, age 94, passed away on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her family.

Born on Dorchester Street in Ocean City, she was the daughter of the late H. Rafe and Reba Murray Griffith.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John T. “Jack” Fisher, and son, Jimmy Fisher.

Surviving is her daughter Jacquie and her husband, Bill, of Berlin.

She was an adored grandmother to three granddaughters, Kristin Lewis, (Stephen) Heather Hand and fiancé, Steve Whitelock, and Whitney Howell (Bryan); and three great-grandsons, Jackson Howell, Matthew Howell and Turner Lewis.

June was a true Ocean City native and a pioneer in the nightclub and restaurant industry.

She welcomed and cherished the many patrons the frequented the Hideaway and the Jackspot Lounges.

After selling the Jackspot, and retiring in 1982, she enjoyed spending time with her family, reading and challenging herself with her daily crossword puzzles.

A funeral service was held on Monday, July 1, 2019 at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Pastor Bryan Pugner officiated. Interment followed in Sunset Memorial Park near Berlin.

A donation in her memory may be made to: St. Mary’s Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 1705 Philadelphia Ave., Ocean City, Maryland 21842, or Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, Maryland 21801, or the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Dr. Suite 900, Arlington, Virginia 22202.

Letters of condolence may be sent via: www.burbagefuneralhome.com.

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