Homer H. Fry, age 86 of Carthage died Sunday (February 17, 2014) at FirstHealth Moore Regional in Pinehurst.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Wednesday at Summer Hill Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Arnold Comer. Burial will follow with Masonic Rites in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall.

A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Haywood and Annie Jane Harmon Fry. He retired as a correctional officer from the N.C. Department of Correction. He was a Master Mason of the Carthage Lodge #181 AF & AM Masonic Lodge and was recently awarded the Diamond Jubilee medal for 60 years of service. 

He was preceded in death by his wife Ilene Thomas Fry and two brothers Waylon and Charlie Fry.

He is survived by: his daughter Rebecca Fry and husband Dail Pope of Carthage; son H.H. Fry of Carthage; grandchildren Chris Maness and Jonathan Fry both of Carthage; great-grandchildren Hughes Fry and Preston Fry of Gallatin, TN.

Memorials may be made to: Summer Hill Baptist Church, 663 Summer Hill Church Road, Carthage, NC 28327 or to The Masonic Home for Children at Oxford, 600 College Street, Oxford, NC 27565.

Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Condolences: PinesFunerals.com

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  1. Becky and Family, We would like to send our sincere sympathies to all of your Family. Even though we can’t attend we will be there in spirit. Becky If You need anything please don’t hesitant to call me. We all Loved Homer and Ilene So much. We also love y

  2. Homer had a generous heart and helped a lot people in his 86 years. He was not a person who had to have a lot of attention but rather was a person who preferred to remain quiet and reserved. He did not like controversy and never contributed to it. He was

  3. This was a very special man with such a sweet smile. I cherish the times he would come into the insurance office and visit with me. Heaven is rejoicing today because he is at home!

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