Mary Elizabeth Fryar Parker

Mrs. Mary Fryar Parker

Member of One of Oldest Families

Dies – Funeral Today


Mrs. Mary Fryar Parker, wife of W. F. Parker, 4410 St. Elmo avenue, died yesterday afternoon at 2. Mrs. Parker was born Sept.16, 1848 at the present site of Lookout Station. The deceased was a member of one of the oldest and best known families of Hamilton county. For many years she was a member of the St. Elmo Church of Christ, from which the funeral will be held this afternoon at 4 o’clock, the Rev. E. V. Hoover, assisted by the Rev. A. Clark officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Hills Cemetery. Following will be pallbearers: Oscar Chrisman, A. P. Langford, Albert Freidell, E. J. Huber, W. M. Quiegley and G. B. Light. Mrs. Parker is survived by her husband; three daughters, the Misses Frances, Sarah and Margaret Parker; three sons, Jerry, Louis and John Parker, and two brothers, James and Sevier Fryar.
The Chattanooga Times, Saturday, July 22, 1916.

Note: Daughter of Jeremiah and Ingobo Hixson Fryar.