Fischer, John Ray, 66, of Richmond, went to be with the Lord on Monday, February 23, 2009. He was preceded in death by his parents, John E. “Jack” and Elizabeth R. Fischer, and a brother-in-law, Nukey West. He is survived by his daughter, Heather Ray Richards; sons, Lindsay E. and John Ray Fischer, Jr.; sisters, Linda West and Elizabeth Browning; brother, Michael R. Fischer; four grandchildren; step-daughters, Karyn Addington and Stephanie Robinson; eight step-grandchildren; uncle, Robert “Bobby” Fischer; six nieces and nephews; special friends, Paul Blackwell and Bubba Price. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at John’s residence. A memorial service and burial will be held in Hiltons, VA on Saturday.