John Fredrick

Obituary of John Dewey Fredrick

 Manchester, Tennessee – Mr. John Dewey Fredrick, 85, passed away Monday January 14, 2019 at his home.  He was born in Coalmont, Tennessee on July 23, 1933 to Jessie Fredrick and Fronie Sanders Fredrick who preceded him in death along with his sister, Stella Orange; brothers, Cecil, Issac, Austin and Edward “Pat” Fredrick.

He was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Manchester and retired from Sterling Casting in Bluffton, Indiana. He owned and operated Fredrick Cleaning in Manchester.

He is survived by his wife, Louise Gibbs Fredrick; son, Allen (Jeannie) Fredrick; daughter, Cynthia (Bruce) King; sister, Carol Nunley; brother, Kenner Fredrick; 5 grandchildren, Shenna Fredrick Knight, Brent King, Amber Fredrick Hodges, Ashley Huset, and Cara King; 9 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; extended family, Kelly Wilder; caregivers, Leslie of Hospice Compassus and Bridgett George of Family Health Care. 

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday at the Grace Baptist Church with Minister Frank Bell and Mike Hollis officiating with burial to follow in the Shady Grove Cemetery.  Visitation: 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM Tuesday and 1:00 PM till time of service Wednesday at Grace Baptist Church.  Arrangements by: Central Funeral Home, Manchester, Tennessee.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to

Hospice Compassus: 1805 N. Jackson St. Ste. 11, Tullahoma, TN

or Grace Baptist Church Children's Ministry: 1520 McArthur St., Manchester, TN 37355




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