Thomas Allyn Frazer

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Thomas Allyn Frazer, 73, of Leachville, died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, at the Great River Medical Center in Blytheville.

Born in Chester, Ill., he was the son of the late Francis Roosevelt and Ethel Loucille Atchison Frazer and had been a longtime resident of Illinois before moving to Leachville in 1986. He was a retired river boat captain.

Survivors include four sons, Tommy Frazer of Leachville, Todd Frazer and Brett Frazer, both of Chester, Ill., and Tom Frazer of Columbia, Ill.; a stepson, Keith Ward of Murphysboro, Ill.; a daughter, Laurie Bateman of Columbia, Ill.; a stepdaughter, Michelle Rinderer of Chester, Ill.; a sister, Bonnie Voges of Belleville, Ill.; and 13 grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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