January 29, 1959 ~ February 10, 2020
Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Fletcher, NC
Micky Charles “Pop” Fender, 61, of Fletcher, passed away Monday, February 10, 2020 at his residence.
Raised in Asheville, he was a son of the late James Edward and Doris Lee Butler Fender, Sr.
Micky is survived by his loving wife, Donna Collins Fender and their fur-baby, “Honey”; one son, Mickey Scott Fender (Heather); three daughters, Kimberly Fisher Wise (Billy), Serena Fender Graham (Jonathan) and Tina Reese Cole (Brody); seven grandchildren, Dylan Jonathan Graham, Sarah Rebecca Graham, Makenna Paige Wise, Hadleigh Grace Wise, Asher Jennings Wise, Kennedy Lee Cole and Reagan Michelle Cole; two brothers, James Edward Fender Jr. (JoEllen) and Ricky Eugene Fender and one nephew, Sonny Eugene Fender.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate his life during a visitation to be held from 1:00 until 3:00 PM on Saturday, February 15 in the Chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project (www.woundedwarriorproject.org).
The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Micky Charles "Pop" Fender's name.