Jerry Lewis Frick, Sr., 92, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, April 5th, 2021. He was born in the railroad town of Spencer, NC to the late Arlie and Grace Frick.
Jerry was a graduate of Spencer High School and went on to serve in the U.S. Army. He joined Oakwood Baptist Church in 1963, serving the church for over 45 years.
Jerry enjoyed metal detecting and going on mission trips. Jerry retired from Norfolk-Southern Railroad after 43 years.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Sue, and two sisters, Margaret Adams and Rachel Easler.
He is survived by his children, Lewis (Debbie) Frick, Rev. Larry (Catherine) Frick, Janie (Jesús) Frick-Ayala; 5 grandchildren, Charity (Jeremy) Langley, Candice (Claytor) Thompson, Dr. Caleb (Keaton) Frick, D.D.S., Drew Frick and Henry Frick; 10 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Alice Barnett.
A family graveside service was held Wednesday, April 7th at Hamilton Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jerry’s name to: Hope Unlimited Ministry (Rita Carr) PO Box 25546 Chattanooga, TN 37422.
The family would like to express their gratitude to caregivers Dianna Letson and Susan Tadle for their exceptional love and care of Jerry, to family friend Claudette Cox and Hospice of Chattanooga.
Arrangements are under the care of the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson. Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chatttanooganorthchapel.com