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Fred “Lamar” Drury
Fred “Lamar” Drury
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Fred “Lamar” Drury, 61, of Nahunta died Saturday morning, April 12, 2014, in McCrae from injuries received in a boating accident.

Born in Brunswick, his parents are Betty Jane Chapman Drury and the late Fred Fulton Drury Jr.

Lamar worked as a self-employed painter and was of the Methodist faith. He loved hunting, fishing, horses, farming, cooking and barbecuing.

Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Drury, of Nahunta; four daughters, Connie Lee Mobley of White Oak, Carrie Jean Drury of Nahunta, Katlynn Marie “Katie” Drury of Nahunta and Mary Elizabeth “Mary Beth” Drury of Nahunta; two grandchildren, Kristin Mobley and Christopher Michael Mobley, both of White Oak; his mother, Betty Jane Chapman Drury of White Oak; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Lynn Drury (Cathy), and Randy Drury (Joy), all of White Oak; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Vonda Kay Strickland (Greg) of White Oak and Melodie Goble (Ricky) of White Oak; his mother-in-law, Ruth McLeod (Wayne) of Brunswick; a brother-in-law, Joey Carter (Amy) of Brunswick; a sister-in-law, April Lee of Waynesville; and brother-in-law, Joshua McLeod (Kristen) of Waynesville. Also several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Visitation was held starting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta. A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Bethlehem Cemetery with the Rev. Elliott Foss and the Rev. Rodney Pierce officiating.

Pallbearers were Ricky Hall, Paul Thomas, Bo Hamilton, Cloed Bloser, Ricky Goble Jr., and Colte Shaske. Arrangements are with Frye Funeral Home, Nahunta. Sympathy may be expressed by signing our online registry at fryefh.com.