Evelyn Joyce Fry, 1937-2019


Evelyn Joyce Fry, 82, entered into life Sept. 22, 1937, as the only child of Roy and Bessie Watson Hanna, in Grapevine. 

Evelyn was raised in the Grapevine area. While picnicking with friends at Bear Creek she was introduced to Oran Herschel Fry from Smithfield. He became the love of her life. After a couple of years the two were wed Jan. 29, 1955.  Evelyn and Herschel remained happily married for 64 years, and she entered into rest Oct. 2, 2019.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband; Oran Herschel Fry; daughter, Bessie Marie Romick and husband Keith of Columbus, Kan.; sons, Troy Fry of Quitman and David Fry and wife Rose of Longmont, Colo.; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at Smithfield Cemetery, 6704 Smithfield Rd, North Richland Hills under the direction of Lucas Funeral Home, Hurst.