He was born Jan. 8, 1944, in Habersham County to the late Cana and Girlie Dodd Frady. He was a self-employed grading contractor and farmer. He was also a supervisor of the Upper Chattahoochee Soil and Water Conservation District. He was a director of Regions Bank and First Georgia Bank as well as a member of the Habersham County Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Frady was a member, deacon and Sunday school teacher at Antioch Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Ruth Littleton Kirby.
Survivors include: his wife of 47 years, Sandra Cotton Frady of Mount Airy; a daughter, Sonya Frady of Demorest; a son and daughter-in-law, Tracy and Marie Frady of Mount Airy; three brothers; three sisters; three grandchildren, Ethan Morris Frady and wife Kayla, Salem Tracy Frady and Mikaela Mara Tench; and three stepgrandchildren, Brooke, Dylan and Mariah Nicholson.
Funeral services were held Saturday at Antioch Baptist Church with the Revs. Billy Burrell and David Harbin officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Hillside Memorial Chapel in Clarkesville was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at http://www.hillsidememorialchapel.com.
The Clayton Tribune, July 5, 2012