Funeral services for Mary Elizabeth Friddell, 89, of Gainesville, are scheduled for 11:00 AM on Monday, January 8, 2018 at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Black officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 7:30 PM on Sunday, January 7 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Friddell passed away January 4, 2018 in Denton.
Mary was born December 5, 1928 in Waco to Robert Lee and Nonah Juel (Tatum) McMahan. She was Valedictorian of Junior High and High School graduating classes at Gainesville High School. Mary married Clyde Allen Friddell on October 25, 1947 in Denison. In her leisure time, she enjoyed gardening, quilting, crocheting, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include: son Bill Friddell and wife Mary Ann of Gainesville; daughter Naomi Graham of Denton; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Friddell was preceded in death by: her husband; parents; daughter Cherry Friddell; and brother Robert McMahan.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grand Avenue Baptist Church.
You may sign the online register at www.geojcarroll.com.
Published on January 5, 2018