Jimmy Erastus Fryar October 17, 1937 - November 19, 2022
Myrtle Beach, SC
Jim Fryar, 85, passed away peacefully Saturday, November 19, 2022, surrounded by his loving
He was born October 17, 1937 in Garland, North Carolina, the oldest of four boys to the late
Evelyn and Julius Fryar.
Jim retired after 46 years of service in the telecommunications industry - working for Automatic
Electric, GTE and Grand Strand Communications.
He is survived by his wife of 63 wonderful years, Ann Fayette Weaver Fryar; children Brant,
Steve (Beth) and Doug (Rhonda); grandchildren Chad (Melis), Craig, Josh (Karen) and Matt;
great grandchildren Everett, Krew and KJ; brothers Mack, Donald (deceased) and Danny
A Celebration of Life will be announced by the family at a later date and time.
(A prayer and tribute from his children):
"TO MY DAD"
Thank you for always being there for me. In good times, In bad times, In all times. Thank you!
You will always be my HERO. My Sounding board, My Listening ears and never ever passing
judgment. My Moral compass and Showing me to always respect others first and foremost.
You are the 1st person I called out to, Da Da, You are The first hand I ever held. You weren't the
first person to change my diaper, but hey, I don't blame you - sometimes 1st isn't always that
I know I don't always say it, But; you are AMAZING! Your Complete and Unwavering
Faithfulness to Mom for 63 years is a Masterful “Shining Star” Quality You Possess, Your infinite
Kindness, Your Slowness to Anger, and Your gift of Patience still Stand to this day as a
measuring stick that I'm constantly trying to reach, and aspire to improve in my life each day.
I have truly been Blessed to have Jimmy Jimmie Erastus Erastas Fryar as my earthly father.
With a Genuine Love, I submit A Loving “TOAST TO MY DAD”, that's Well Deserved and Well
Love You Dad