Emily Jean Reed Frost, age 87, of Murfreesboro, TN, went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 17, 2017.
A native of Murfreesboro, she was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse George and Mamie Lane Reed; loving husband of 68 years, William A. Frost; and her brother, Frank Reed.
Funeral services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Woodfin Memorial Chapel in Murfreesboro with her son-in-law, Brother Darrel Whaley and Brother Tony Anderson from Patterson Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Frost is survived by her daughters, Brenda Woodson and her husband James of Murfreesboro, Judy Whaley and her husband Darrel of Milton, TN, Rita Lynch and her husband Bill of Rancho Mirage, Debbie Brooks and her husband Ron of Manchester, TN, Terri Hale and her husband Allen of Murfreesboro and Pam Brickey and her husband Curtis of Murfreesboro; sister, Faye Davis and her husband Jack of Shelbyville; 15 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.
Mrs. Frost was a member of Patterson Baptist Church. She enjoyed creating things with her hands by crocheting, quilting and sewing. Mrs. Frost was also an excellent cook and loved to garden. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother and will be greatly missed by all those who knew her.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers and granddaughters will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Memorials may be made to Patterson Baptist Church (12909 Patterson Rd. Rockvale, TN, 37153).
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 1 p.m. until the service time all at Woodfin Memorial Chapel.
An online guestbook is available at www.woodfinchapel.com, (615) 893-5151.