Whitesburg KY

Edith Tyree dies in Ohio

Edith Tyree, 94, died October 24 in Tiffin, Ohio.

Born at Crown to the late Riley and Artie Cornett Frazier, she was the widow of Carl J. Tyree.

She was the mother of the late Riley ‘Rab’ Tyree and Norma Jean Lauterbur, a sister of the late Ruby Frazier and J.L. Frazier, and a grandmother of the late Loran Hall.

She was a seamstress, and attended the Old Regular Baptist Church at Green Springs, Ohio.

Surviving are three sons, Rufus Tyree and wife Dorothy and Redgie Tyree, all of Tiffin, Oh., and Roger Tyree and wife Sue of Green Springs, Oh.; a daughter, Carline Perry and husband Roy of Trenton, Oh.; two sisters, Wilma Prohawnik and husband Tony of Grosse Pointe, Mich., and Doris Ann Collins and husband Billy Paul of Whitesburg; 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Oct. 28 in Ohio. Burial was in Butternut Ridge Cemetery at Green Springs, Oh.

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