Gamaliel - Herbert (Herb) John Fischer, Jr., 83, of Gamaliel, Arkansas passed away on April 4, 2021, at his home. He was born on October 2, 1937,to the late Herbert John and Merritt (Hunt) Fischer in Shreveport, Louisiana.
In addition to being an airline pilot he was also a smokejumper. Herbert enjoyed flying, drumming, scuba diving and spending time with his family and his dog, Murphy.
He is survived by his loving wife, Betty; three children: Vicki Oldham (Dub), John Gary Fischer and Carl Scott Fischer; six grandchildren: Kaeli Elizabeth Fischer Taylor, John Gavin Fischer (Karin), Kiersten Leigh Fischer, Kai Fischer, Stephanie Renee' Oldham and Wesley Ryan Oldham; two great grandchildren: Desmond and Kaia Fischer; one sister, Sherie Krause and husband, Larry; one nephew: Lawrence Evan Krause and wife, Trang; two nieces: Kim Sepeda and Kelly Simmons (Brad).
He was preceded in death by his parents.
There will be no services at this time.
Arrangements are under the direction of Roller Funeral Home. For online condolences please visit our online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/mtnhome