Anna Louise Hudson Fisher, 43, a librarian with the Hurst-Euless-Bedford school district, died Monday at a Fort Worth nursing home.

Funeral: 4 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church. Burial: Greenwood Memorial Park.

Memorials: American Cancer Society.

The Rev. Larry Grubb will officiate at the funeral. Walter Fiscus will serve as eulogist.

Pallbearers: David Bell, Dan Cooper, David Floyd, Mark Monzingo, Jack Owen and Doug Watkins.

Anna Louise Hudson Fisher, 43, lost her fight with melanoma early Monday morning. On April 25, Anna would have celebrated her 44th birthday.

A native of Fort Worth, Anna was preceded in death by her parents, Joe Oliver Hudson, who died in 1972, and Alice Joyce Weinert Hudson, who died in 1978.

She was a member of St. John's Evangelical and Reformed Church and later a member of First United Methodist Church of Fort Worth, where she met her husband, Jack.

After graduating from R.L. Paschal High School in 1970, Anna received a bachelor's degree from North Texas State University, where she was honored as an outstanding student in her class. She also received a master's degree in education from North Texas State University and a master's degree in library science from Texas Woman's University.

Anna was an active participant and contributor to the Texas Educators Association and the Texas Association of School Librarians, and was president of Kappa Delta Pi, an honors sorority for outstanding educators. She was with the Fort Worth school district for 19 years before moving to the Hurst-Euless-Bedford school district three years ago.

Survivors: Husband, Jack L. Fisher of Fort Worth; father-in-law, Carl Fisher of Midland; and first cousin and godmother, Gertrude Mueller of Fort Worth.

Anna Louise Hudson Fisher
Apr. 25, 1952 - Apr. 8, 1996