Royce Houston Frederick

Royce Houston Frederick, 79, of Bear Creek, passed away Monday, April 6, 2020. He was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Phil Campbell. He was retired, having worked as a plant manager of Southern Decor.  He served the Town of Bear Creek in many ways, as a member of the town council, a former mayor, a Bear Creek Development Authority board member and was one of the founding members of the Bear Creek Rescue Squad.

Private services will be held..

He is survived by his wife, Lula Jane Price Frederick; children, Reba Hicks (Keith), Dan Frederick (Christy), Susan Wallace (Kevin) and Chad Frederick (Shawona); sisters, Ruby Lea Bishop (John) and Christine Spillers; grandchildren, Lane Hicks (Sara Nan), Myles Frederick (Heather), Keisha Garrett, Katelyn Crumpton (Tyler), Alexis and Laken Frederick and great-grandchildren, Warren Hicks, John Israel Hicks, Elena Loveless and baby Sadie Frederick arriving in June.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Riley Houston Frederick and Maude Carden Frederick; five brothers, R.C. Frederick, Orbie Frederick, Spencer Frederick, Gene Frederick and Arville Frederick; four sisters, Chessie Crowe, Othel Strickland, Lena Langley and Gussie Marbutt; granddaughter, Alisa Jane Hicks; great-grandchildren, Dalton Dale Loveless, Noah Allen and Ben Harlon Hicks and brother-in-law, Billy Spiller.

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