Martha Jane Fry

Monday, August 31, 2015

Martha Jane Fry went to meet her Lord on Friday, August 28, 2015, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark.

She was born on September 10, 1922, in Tennessee, and was the daughter of the late Huston and Martha Jane (Taylor) Davidson.

She married Robert E. Fry on May 14, 1938, and to this union eight children were born.

She was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Fry; a daughter, Belva Lee Fry and a son, Charles Kenneth Fry.

She is survived by her children, Huston Fry and wife Maggie of Greenway, Ark., Virginia Sue Jenkins of Piggott, Bertha Cooper and husband Jerold of Piggott, Karen Henson of Florida, Robert Fry of Cherokee Village, Ark. and Cecil Fry and wife Linda of Holcomb, Mo; fourteen grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren and lots of nieces and nephew and friends.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 29, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Robert Gunnels officiating. Burial was in Mitchell Cemetery in Greenway, Ark. Pallbearers were Rocky Jenkins, Troy Jenkins, Jeffery Fry, Bradley Fry, Kenneth Fry and Steven Wofford. Honorary pallbearers were Huston Fry, Robert Fry, Cecil Fry, Jerold Cooper and Larry Gene Massey. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Saturday morning, prior to services, at the funeral home.