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Ms. Edith Louise Hamilton Frye

July 1, 1942 ~ September 11, 2020 (age 78)

Obituary

 

Edith Louise Hamilton Frye, age 78, of Lanett passed away on Friday, September 11th, 2020 at her residence in peace.

Ms. Frye was born on July 1st, 1942 in Lafayette, Alabama to the late Howard and Louise Hamilton.  She was also preceded in death by her sister, Faye Hamilton.

Ms. Frye was a very humble lady who was a member of the Lanett First Church of the Nazarene and a Sunday school teacher.  She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend. She was a talented seamstress who quilted blankets for her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

She earned her bachelor’s degree from Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville, TN and her master’s degree from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia.  She was an educator for over 38 years teaching children with special needs.  She also was a teacher to children who were homebound.

She is survived by her daughter, Deborah Annette Frye Waddell; son, David Shannon Frye and his wife, Sharon Strom Frye; grandchildren, Roger Earl Waddell and his wife, Janice Marie Waddell, Patricia Annette Waddell and fiancé, Andrew Atkins, Katelyn Margaret Frye, Joshua Preston Frye, David Zachary Frye; great-grandchildren, Quinton Landen Waddell, Triston Lee Waddell, Jocelyn Christina Waddell; siblings, Darrell (Deborah) Hamilton, Bruce (Joy) Hamilton, Patricia (Wayne) Berry; cousins, Byron and Martha Hendry; and a very precious and special niece, Sherry (Ray) Lynn Stearnes.

Graveside services will be held on Monday, September 14th, 2020 at 11:00A.M. EDT at Resthaven Cemetery. The Reverend Kent Pelton and Pastor Ron Williams officiating. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the Lanett First Church of the Nazarene – Prime Timers Group, P.O. Box 610, Lanett, Alabama 36863.

Her family would like to extend their special appreciation to Chief Johnny Allen and the Lanett Fire Department for always being there when needed.  Lastly, a special, special thank you to Johnnie Grainger, a great friend and her first caregiver.

Please visit her Memorial Tribute page at www.johnsonbrownservicefh.com to leave a kind word for her family, share a memory of Ms. Frye, or to light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley is directing.

 

 

 

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Services

Graveside Service
Monday
September 14, 2020

11:00 AM
Resthaven Cemetery
6415 Veterans Memorial Parkway
Lanett, AL 36863

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