Mike Frady

Michael “Mike” James Frady, age 53, of Raleigh, formerly of Sylva, passed away Monday, May 27, 2019, at Wake Medical Center of Raleigh, N.C.

Michael was born April 19, 1966, and he was the son of Woodrow and Artie Estes Frady. Mike served in the U.S. Army for four years and was also owner of Morrisville Heating and Air for more than 10 years.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by one sister, Pamela Frady Bilbro (Richard) of Sylva, N.C.; one aunt, Rachael Anne Woodard of Sylva, N.C.; two nieces, Monika Woodard and Cheryl Rogers; and one great-niece, Eden Rogers.

Mike was preceded in death by one sister, Regina Woodard; maternal grandparents, Oscar and Rhoda Estes; and paternal grandparents, Richard and Effie Frady.

The funeral was held on Saturday, June 1, at 2 p.m. at Appalachian Funeral Services with Rev. Eddie Stillwell, Pastor Austin Frady and Rev. Larry Nations officiating.

Burial was in Old Savannah Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family received friends Saturday, June 1, from noon until 2 p.m. at Appalachian Funeral Services.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Old Savannah Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Dan Buchanan, P.O. Box 628, Dillsboro, NC 28725.

Appalachian Funeral Services handled arrangements for the family.