Mindy Fisher Summar, age 63, of Humboldt, TN, passed away on Sunday, January 8, 2023, after a short battle with cancer.
She was a 1977 graduate of Old Hickory Academy in Jackson, TN, and was a 1980 graduate of Union University. While at Union, she served as president of the Beta Omega Chapter of the Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority. Mindy taught in the Jackson-Madison County School System for 18 years at Beech Bluff Elementary School. She taught the last 12 years of her 30 year career in the Humboldt City School system.
Besides loving teaching, she also loved missions. She was privileged to serve on the WMU Leadership Team of the Gibson Baptist Association and Vice President of her WMU group at Antioch Baptist Church. Mindy believed in advancing the message of salvation through Jesus Christ. She loved helping meet the needs of others.
Mindy was preceded in death by her father, H. B. Fisher; brother-in-law, Ron Wright.
She is survived by the most wonderful Christian husband of 24 great years and best caregiver for the last 2 years, Denny Summar. Her loving family, her son, Brett Smith; a bonus son, Shayne Summar (Michelle); bonus daughter, Shanna Martin (Randy); bonus grandsons, Blake Summar and Jack Summar; mother, Helen Fisher; sisters, Diane Wright, Barbara Culpepper (Jerry); niece, Melissa Swingler (Lyle); nephews, Ashley Culpepper (Beth), James Glover Wright; grandnieces, Lizzie and Ella Kate Swingler, Josie Culpepper; brother-in-law, Danny Summar.
Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 10, 2023, at Antioch Cemetery with Dr. Bill Espy officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Antioch Baptist Church Building Fund.