James H. Frye
February 04, 1949 ‒ December 06, 2016
Mount Vernon, Ohio
James H. Frye, 67, of Mount Vernon passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Knox Community Hospital surrounded by his family. He was born in Parkersburg, WV on February 4, 1949 to the late William and Eveline (Burrows) Frye.
James worked for the former Continental Can in Mount Vernon. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #760, Mount Vernon, the NRA and the Honky Tonk Bar Association. James enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing euchre and most of all; he loved spending time with his family.
James is survived by his daughters, Wendy (David) Ferenbaugh of Howard and Amy (Duane) Willey of Howard; grandchildren, Andrew (Erin) Springer, Devin (Lisa) Wears and Dylan Wears; great grandsons, Shawn Wears and Brayden Springer; brothers, Roger Frye of Howard, Carl (Susan) Frye of Newark and Daniel (Kim) Frye of Raleigh, NC; and several nieces, nephews and many friends.
In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by a grandson, Damon Springer.
The family will receive friends from Noon until the time of a funeral service celebrating the life of James at 2 p.m. on Friday, December 9, 2016 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Rd, Mount Vernon. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to help the family with James’ funeral expenses.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting, www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of James H. Frye.