Everett Frye, Jr., 78, of Bloomfield, passed away at 11:13 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton.
Born Feb. 10, 1934 in Greene County, he was the son of Everett Sr. and Emma (Linthicum) Frye.
He worked for Sarkes Tarzain in Bloomington and later for NSWC Crane in ordinance from 1966 until his retirement in 1993.
He was a member of the Bloomfield American Legion Post 196. He enjoyed bowling, golfing, taking long walks and working with his flowers.
Surviving relatives include: one sister, Iva Martinez of Maryville, Ill.; a half nephew, Laddie Moore of Bloomfield; a half niece, Lisa Moore of Bloomfield; a sister-in-law, Lorena Moore of Bloomfield; and several great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his half brother, Ralph Moore, a great nephew, Michael Moore and his parents.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, at Ridgeport Cemetery in rural Bloomfield, with Rev. Arlen Pope officiating.
There will be no public visitation.
Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.
The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com