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Hester Frye

Hester Frye 75 of Whitman went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and her husband the late Rev. Ted Frye on Monday April 5, 2010 at CAMC General Division in Charleston. She was born February 23, 1935 she was the daughter of the late Pat and Virginia Smith. She served the Lord for over 50 years. Hester was co-founder and member of The Call to the Lost Tabernacle of Mud Fork. She and her husband Ted also had a broadcast on WVOW during their time here on earth dedicated to winning souls to Jesus. It was also called Call to the Lost. Her main objective in life was to serve God and see people saved. Survivors include her 6 children: Dena (Danny) Craddock of Spencer, WV, Doreen (Jim) Woody of Lake, Tammy Crane of Charleston, Mike (Hattie) Frye of Harts, Pete (Heather) Frye Cora and Tara (George) White of Whitman, grandchildren, great grandchildren and her 2 very special friends, her dog Peaches and Loretha Peedle Johnson. She had many church friends and family. Funeral services will be conducted Friday April 9, 2010 at 11:00 A.M. at James Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Denny Evans officiating. Burial will follow in the Browning Cemetery at Little Harts. Visitation will be from 6-9 P.M. Thursday April 8, 2010 at James Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to www.jamesfh.com James Funeral Home of Aracoma is in charge of the arrangements

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We're very sorry to hear of your loss.Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

David and Cherrie Nelson Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM

Hester Frye I love you and will miss very much.You are an inspiration to what every Christian woman should be.It has been an honor to know you.You once told me dying wasn't the end it was just graduation day to Heaven.Even though my heartaches over your passing I'm happy you made it to graduation day and to reunite with Ted.Love and Prays for her family.RIP

Diana Ruggles and Family Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM


KATHERINE MCCOY Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM

My prayers go out to the family at this time. Know that God will hold yoi in this darkest hour. Though weeping may last through the night joy will come in the morning. God bless and keep you strong.

Darlene Varney Mounts Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM

Mamaw will be sadly missed by so many. She was loved dearly by my family and so many others. I am so thankful for the time I got to spend with her. She meant the world to me. She has gone home now to be with the loved ones who have gone before her, and I have comfort in knowing that I will see her again. Until that day, she will be watching over us from above, and I know she would not trade that home up there for all the homes on earth. I love you mamaw

Terri Wright Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM

I am so thankful that Aunt Hester came to our Reunion this past July (2009) ,with Cathy & JoAnne (Flemmings), it was a great surprise that I will always cherish . I just wish we got to spend more time with one another, last time I visit her, she gave me all kinds of canning goods . She had a big heart , smiled with her eyes - she will never be for gotten. She came to me when I went through neck surgery. She was the sister to my Dad - ( Jennings Smith ) .. I pray that some family members will keep in touch on this side of my family..( Smith) Hester you were the only part of my Dad I got to really know , and thank you for that.. Will never for get your laughter and the sparkle in your eyes, and the voice that carried a beautiful toon. You Will Always Live With Me " Becky "

Becky ( Smith) Jenkins Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM

Our hearts and prayers go out to the family. We love you all and know she will be greatly missed by all that knew her.

The Thompson Family Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM

You will be sadily missed!!! We loved you very much.. Billy, Kelli, Haelli & Hannah

Kelli Killen Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM

i loved my mommaw very much, but i do know that she is in a better place.... love your granddaughter susan rhodes

susan m rhodes Aug 4 2010 12:00 AM