Originally created 03/03/00

Mr. Henry Friese



JESUP, Ga. -- Mr. Henry Friese, 51, died Wednesday, March 1, 2000, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Spring Grove Freewill Baptist Church with the Revs. Fred Browning and Wayne Manning officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Friese, a native of Screven County, had retired as a newspaper distributor from Savannah Morning News. He was Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Frances Smith Friese; a son, William Friese, Jesup; three daughters, Mary Cothern, Melissa Jones and Amy Lee, all of Jesup; four brothers, Shorty Friese, Millen, Jerry Friese and Ed Friese, both of Sylvania, and Tom Friese, Jesup; a sister, Mary Nichols, Sylvania; and three grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Ricky Purcell, Grant Lewis, David Bargeron, Hank Sutton, J.C. Collins, Durin Collins and Wayne Smith.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rhinehart and Sons Funeral Home.

Crowe-Fields Funeral Home, Millen, is in charge of arrangements. The Augusta Chronicle March 3, 2000