Fraker, Harold Eugene "Bud" - age 85, of Knoxville, went to be with The Lord on Saturday, September 21, 2013. He was a member of North Knoxville Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. He retired from Oak Ridge National Laboratory where he worked as an air conditioning and refrigeration mechanic. He served in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean Conflict, and was a 1948 graduate of Central High School.
Preceded in death by parents Douglas Grant Fraker and Letha Hale Fraker, and sister Anna Ruth Hamley.
Survived by wife of 60 years Louise Norris Fraker. Children: Sharon (Mike) Smith, Janet (Dennis) Boyd, Harold Fraker, Doug (Sharon) Fraker, Rachel (Todd) Brengle. Grandchildren: David (Jennifer) Boyd, Lauren (Matt) White, Elaine Smith, Andrew (Khaley) Boyd, Jenny Fraker, Sarah McCarty, Grant Fraker, Leanna Fraker, Patrick Fraker, Logan Brengle and Carson Brengle. 8 great-grandchildren and brother William F. "Bill" Fraker. Many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Family and friends will meet on Wednesday at 10:45 AM at Lynnhurst Cemetery for an 11 AM graveside service and interment. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Gideons International, P. O. Box 5911, Knoxville, TN 37928.
The family will receive friends 5 - 7 PM Tuesday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Ave. at North Broadway. Funeral service to follow at 7 PM in the chapel with Reverend Guy Milam officiating.
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