Alva Ruth (Ison) Frazier(1924 - 2014)

Alva Ruth (Ison) Frazier, age 90 of Seymour, passed at 7:26 am Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at Schneck Medical Center.
She was born April 2, 1924 in Oscaloosa, Ky. to Grant and Mary (Stallard) Ison. On Feb. 19, 1941 in Whitesburg, Ky., Alva married Pascal "Pat" Frazier who preceded her in death on Feb. 12, 1987.
Survivors include a son, Tom (Rita) Frazier of Dexter, Mo.; five daughters, Phyllis Loper of Freetown, Janet (Russ) Sutton of Seymour, Patsy (Monty) Lacy of Plano, TX, Diana (Sam) Spray of Medora, and Mary Mackey of St. Petersburg, Fla. Also surviving is a brother, Glennon (Thelma) Ison; three sisters, Gracie (Pat) Boggs, Eula (Silas) Gilliam and Doris (Doug) Day; 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Alva was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three sisters and five brothers.
Visitation will be held at the Freetown Funeral Chapel on Thursday, April 10 from 4 until 7 p.m.
Pastor David Ison will officiate Alva's Celebration of Life at the funeral home at 10 a.m. Friday with burial to follow at Valley Home Old Regular Baptist Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the Valley Home Old Regular Baptist Church in care of the funeral home.

Published in The Jackson County Banner from Apr. 9 to Apr. 16, 2014