Horace Fretwell Obituary

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Horace R. Fretwell

March 23, 1927 - December 30, 2012
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Horace R. Fretwell, Jr. (85) passed away on December 30th at his home with family surrounding him. A native of Jacksonville, he was a member of Avondale United Methodist Church where he had held the office of Trustee and was a member of the Faithful Friends Sunday School class. Horace served in the United States Navy during World War II and the Korean War and retired from Bell South after thirty-five years of service. He was a member of the Riverside Masonic Lodge F&AM. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Martha C. Fretwell and four children, Frances F. Rhodes, Mark Carlton Fretwell, Helen E. Fretwell, Susan F. McKenzie, five...
Horace R. Fretwell, Jr. (85) passed away on December 30th at his home with family surrounding him. A native of Jacksonville, he was a member of Avondale United Methodist Church where he had held the office of Trustee and was a member of the Faithful Friends Sunday School class.

Horace served in the United States Navy during World War II and the Korean War and retired from Bell South after thirty-five years of service. He was a member of the Riverside Masonic Lodge F&AM.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Martha C. Fretwell and four children, Frances F. Rhodes, Mark Carlton Fretwell, Helen E. Fretwell, Susan F. McKenzie, five grandchildren, one great-grandchild, a sister, Elaine Fretwell Fox and three nephews.

A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, January 3rd at 11:00 a.m. at Avondale United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Florida United Methodist Children's Home. Arrangements entrusted to Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home, 729 Edgewood Ave. S., 904-388-2711. Words of comfort may be shared at www.hardage-giddensedgewoodave.com.

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