Gertie Rachel Fry, 101, of Johnson City, died October 7, 2011 at the NHC of Johnson City.
She was a native of Piney Flats, daughter of the late Andrew and Daisy Hyatt Curtis. Gertie attended the True Gospel Free Will Baptist Church and was a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James Edward Fry, two sons, Edward L. Fry, Sr. and Oscar J. “Shorty” Fry, four brothers and a sister.
Survivors include: a grandson, Edward “Butch” Fry, Jr. of Johnson City and a daughter-in-law, June Fry also of Johnson City.
A funeral service is scheduled for Sunday, October 9, 2011 in the North Chapel of Morris-Baker Funeral Home under the direction of Rev. Lon Tobin at 7:00 p.m. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until time of service at seven.
A committal service will be conducted on Monday, October 10, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in Roselawn Memory Gardens. Family and friends are asked to assemble at the cemetery.
Online condolences are available at: www.morrisbaker.com.
In charge of arrangements: Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Avenue, Johnson City, TN 37601 or (423) 282-1521.