Larry Phillip Frye, 76, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Eunice Frye; son, Brian Frye; and brothers, Benny Frye and Freddie Frye. Larry is survived by his loving wife of 23 years, Noelle Frye; sons, Jeffrey Frye and Justin Frye and wife, Ginger; daughters, Angie Frye, Tonya Frye, Stephanie Adkins and husband, Andy, Jessica Cox and husband, Travis, and Abby Frye; brothers, Bill Frye, Roger Frye and wife, Gloria, Kenny Frye and wife, Mindy, Jerry Frye and wife, Nora; sister, Shirley Foster and husband, T. J.; grandchildren, Alexandra, Emmalina, Josie, Vivienne, Trevor, Gretta, Tucker and Macie; and a host of other family and friends.
Larry was a loving and devoted father who truly enjoyed being with his family. He maintained a strong work ethic and took great pride in his work as a hotel manager. During his 5-year bout with cancer he showed great courage and determination. Always positive with his outlook on his cancer treatment and he made it a point to remain that way throughout his battle. He was an inspiration to everyone. He never met a stranger and was a kind, generous and caring person. Larry especially enjoyed baseball and watching the Houston Astros. He liked driving and traveling and taking road trips for pleasure. Larry loved “Elvis” and even renewed his marriage vows on a trip to Las Vegas. He found pleasure in playing the slot machines for fun. Larry was truly an example of how to enjoy life and have fun. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Larry’s honor to the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center: Multiple Myeloma Clinic at www.mdanderon.org. A Memorial Service for Larry will be held Monday, April 24, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Clayton Funeral Home, 5530 W. Broadway Pearland, Texas 77581 with Pastor John Mark Benson officiating.
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