Winston Reed Frady
Mr. Winston Reed Frady, 73, of the New Hope community in Ellijay, died Sunday, March 3, 2019, at Emory University Hospital.
He was born May 3, 1945, to the late James Walter and Mable Irene Suites Frady in Blue Ridge.
He was an honorably discharged U.S. Army veteran who served in the 1st Calvary in Vietnam. He retired from Sparks Lumber Company and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by sisters, Bluma Lee Jones, Nerva Lou Palmer; and brothers, Fred Frady, Clint Frady and Raymond Frady.
He is survived by wife of 52 years, Betty Starks Frady; daughter and son-in-law, Candra and Adam Reece, of Ellijay; son and daughter-in-law, Danny and Cindy Frady, of Ellijay; grandchildren and spouses, Josh and Emily Frady, Haley and Corey Cantrell, Mara and Jacob Couch, Macaylin Frady, Karlie Frady, Colin Reece, Emma Reece and Owen Reece; great-grandchildren, Hudson Frady and Holly Frady; sisters and brother-in-law, Belle and the Rev. Harold Willis, of Blue Ridge, Doris Bradford, of Jacksonville, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2019, from New Hope Baptist Church with the Rev. Brian Clayton and the Rev. Steve Jones officiating.
Music will be by the New Hope Choir and Kendra Davenport.
Interment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant (Buckhorn) Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Max Frady, Devell Frady, Greg Frady, Chetley Frady, Kelly Frady, Joe Frady, Scott Jones, Jonathan Willis, Mark Willis and James Willis.
Military honors by the North Georgia Honor Guard will take place prior to the service at 1 p.m., from the Logan Funeral Home pavilion.
Donations can be made to the Mt. Pleasant (Buckhorn) Baptist Church Cemetery fund in care of Wayne Garland, 5970 Boardtown Road, Ellijay, GA 30540 in memory of Mr. Frady.
Condolences can be made at www.loganfuneralhome.com.
Logan Funeral Home & Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.