Rosa R. (Davis) Fryman

Born: Sun., Jul. 2, 1916
Died: Mon., Jul. 11, 2016


6:00 PM Wed., Jul. 13, 2016
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Thu., Jul. 14, 2016
Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

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Rosa R. Fryman, wife of the late Clifton Fryman, passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at her home. She celebrated her 100th birthday July 2nd surrounded by her many family members and friends.

Born in Nicholas County to the late Clarence & Frances Durbin Davis, she was a devoted wife, mother & grandmother, who spent much of her time caring for any friend in need. "Rosa R." was beloved Mamaw to the countless children she baby-sat over the years. An independent spirit, she mowed her own lawn and those of others well into her nineties.

Left to cherish her memory are 2 sons: Jimmy Dow Allison, of Spokane, Washington, and Myron (Shelby) Fryman, of Norfolk, Virginia; 6 daughters: Jeannie Norton, of Cincinnati, Ohio, Joan McCarty, of Lexington, Deloris Sanders, of Frankfort, Carolyn Faye (Malcolm) Cox, of Carlisle, Linda (James) Blizard and Brenda Henry, both of Bridgeport, Alabama; 14 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, numerous nieces & nephews and her many baby-sitting children.

Also preceding her in death were a daughter, Frances Howe Allison; a grandson, Eric Henry; 4 brothers: Marion, Elva, Otis & Cleve Davis; and 2 sisters: Catherine Minton and Alzada McCoy.

Services will be 10:00 A.M. Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home by Chaplain Rick Snyder with burial to follow in the Carlisle Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Wednesday.

Charitable donations may be made in Rosa's memory to the following organizations:

Bluegrass Hospice Care
1317 US Highway 62 East, Cynthiana, Kentucky 41031
Tel: 859-234-6462

Wedco District - Nicholas County Home Health
c/o Tina Bennett, 302 Oddville Avenue, Cynthiana, KY 41031
Tel: 859-234-8750

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   Posted Wed July 13, 2016
So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

With Deepest Sympathy,
Cyndi Allison Hammonds & Family

Rick Cantrell
   Posted Wed July 13, 2016

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Trevor and Thomas, Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Holloman Corporation Job Number 600-264

Nancye Lyons
   Posted Fri July 15, 2016
I express my condolences to the family, and especially the caregivers during her last days. She was a great lady.

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