Fred Alfred Frailey

Fred Alfred Frailey

Fred Alfred Frailey, 87, of Lick Creek, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at Herrin Hospital.

He was born on Nov. 22, 1932, in Fidelity, the son of Sam and Anna Leivers Frailey. 

He married Norma Jean Cline on June 6, 1953, in East Alton.

Mr. Frailey was a gifted guitar player. Throughout their 66-year marriage, he and Norma played, sang and evangelized for the Lord. Together, they founded a church in Blodgett, Mo.

Mr. Frailey was a member of Faith Assembly of God Church in Wolf Lake. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was a member of Union Lodge of Ancient Free and Accepted Masons at Lick Creek. He joined the Odd Fellows Lodge in Alton at the age of 18. 

He is survived by his wife Norma Frailey; one son, Randy Frailey of Sikeston, Mo.; one daughter, Linda Jean Frailey of Lick Creek; four brothers, Art (Carolyn) Frailey of Marion, Sam Frailey and Curt Frailey, both of Pontiac, and Larry (Ann) Goza of Florida; one sister, Lenora Dobbs of Jackson, Mo.; three grandchildren, Jason Gardner, Ben (Colleen) Frailey and Jessica Frailey; seven great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Edna Peters; as well as other siblings.

Funeral services for Mr. Frailey will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna, with Pastor Ron Thorn officiating. Interment will be in Ebenezer Hall Cemetery in Lick Creek. Friends may call from 5 to 8 pm Tuesday, Jan. 14, at the Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna.

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna was in charge of arrangements.

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