Gentry T. Frye, 85, of Carthage passed away on Saturday, July 26th at Manor Care in Pinehurst.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Frye was a U S Army Korean War Veteran and was a prisoner of war for 33 months.

He worked as a mechanic for 36 years at Pinehurst Garage and then Clark Chevrolet/Cadillac until he retired in 1990.

His youngest son, David passed away in 2011.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Lilly O. Frye, one daughter, Lynn Blue (John) of Pinebluff, one son, Steven G. Frye (Sue) of Sanford, one brother, William Frye (Jewel) of Sanford, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

The family will be receiving friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage.

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  1. A GARDEN PATH was sent by David and Patsy Bailey, Derwood, MD.

    Our prayers and thoughts are with all the family. We most especially appreciate Gentry Frye’s service to our country. Love from David and Patsy Bailey

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