Tracy Lynn Dishner, 42, Johnson City, died Thursday, January 12, 2012, in Johnson City following a courageous battle with cancer.
Tracy was a native of Bristol and had lived in Johnson City for more than twenty years.
She was a 1987 graduate of Tennessee High School and received her B.S. Degree in Sociology from E.T.S.U. and was nearing completion of her Master’s Degree.
Tracy was employed with Lake Pointe Advertising.
She attended Grace Fellowship Church.
Tracy is survived by her father, Phillip Wayne Dishner, Bristol; her mother, Martha Clark Dishner Ryan and husband, Fred, Bluff City; step-mother, Tina Gano, Gig Harbor, WA; her son, Darby Dishner, St. Paul, VA; two brothers, David Dishner and wife, Mandy, Johnson City, Chuck Ryan and fiancée, Brittany Duckett, Bristol; one sister, Angie Hall and husband, Phil, Bluff City; her very special friend, Brown Patton, Johnson City; nieces and nephews, Chloe Dishner, Zach Hall and Davis Hall; several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
It was Tracy’s wishes to be cremated. A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
In-lieu-of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 508 Princeton Rd., STE 102, Johnson City, TN 37601.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.appfh.net.
Appalachian Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Dishner family. 928-6111