Services for Rex Frye, 81, of Minden will be held on Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Carolyn Michael officiating. Interment will follow at the Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Minden under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Mr. Frye passed away Sunday, February 23 at home in Minden. He was born November 14, 1938 in Minden to Gilly D. and Bessie Batton Frye.
Rex served in the United States Air Force from 1958 to 1962. Following his retirement from Lucent Technologies, he spent time on Lake Claiborne and when at home he loved spending time with his furry companions.
Rex was preceded in death by his parents, sister Geraldine Frye Cottrell, and his first wife Mary Ann Laird Frye. He is survived by his loving family including his wife Eva Anita Savell Frye of Minden, daughter Dee Dee Fowler and husband Randy of Tyler, Texas, daughter Pam Shields and husband Wade of Athens, Georgia, and daughter Melanie McCullough and husband Scott of Minden. Sisters Jo Rogers of Minden, and Jean Mitchell of Winnsboro, 7 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Randy Fowler, Wade Shields, Scott McCullough, Colby Jester, Patrick Jester, Nick McCullough, and Chandler Shields.
Visitation is scheduled from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 27 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Family wishes to thank CHRISTUS Highland, Dr. Albert Krause and nurses-especially Mary, LA Home Health, and NWLA Regional Hospice.
If desired, memorials may be made to the Salvation Army or Boy’s Town.
Rose-Neath Funeral Home
211 Murrell Street
Minden, Louisiana 71055