September 30, 1937 ~ April 3, 2022

Born in: Vincennes, IN
Resided in: Vincennes, IN

Edith K. Frye, 84, passed away at 9:08 am on April 3, 2022, at her home in Vincennes. Edith was born on September 30, 1937 in Knox County and was the daughter of Samuel and Myra (Dukes) Anderson.

Edith had worked for AT&T as a telephone operator for over 30 years until retiring. She was actively involved in the Telephone Pioneers, VFW Ladies Auxiliary, American Legion Auxiliary, and the Moose. She enjoyed reading and doing embroidery in her spare time. She also was a proud Lincoln High School graduate of the class of 1955. She loved going to her reunions and even scheduled her birthday activities around the reunions as to not miss the fun times she shared at the pavilion with special friends.

Survivors include her son James Michael Talley (Sandra) of Vincennes, In; sister-in-law, Shirley Anderson of Merritt Island, Fl; granddaughter Kayla Lynn Wilkenson (Jared) of Vincennes, In; and great-grandchildren, Emily Wilkinson and Aubri Wilkinson. Preceding Edith in death were husbands James Gilbert Talley, Roley Reno, and William Frye; brothers, Samuel Robert Anderson and William Anderson; and sister-in-law Levenna Anderson; sister Thelma Due; brother-in-law, Gerald Due.

Friends may visit with Edith’s family from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm on Thursday April 7, 2022 until service time at 1:00 pm with Pastor Mike Flynn officiating at Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home, 524 Broadway, Vincennes, In. Memorial donations may be made to 1st Baptist Church or Helping His Hands. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is privileged and honored to be entrusted with the care of Edith.


Visitation: April 7, 2022 11:00 am - April 7, 2022 1:00 pm

Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home - Vincennes
524 Broadway Street

Service: April 7, 2022 1:00 pm

Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home - Vincennes
524 Broadway Street

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Edith K. Frye 's name.

Helping His Hands

2011 Willow St. Suite B
Vincennes, IN

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  1. So sorry for the loss of your Mom Mike. She was a very sweet lady. She was good friends with my sister Helen and I have known her along time also. Thoughts and prayers to you and your family. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻

  2. I am so so sorry that Edith passed away. Words cannot express how sorry I am. She was such a lovely lady. She was so fun loving and always had a smile on her face. She will be going up there soon to her late husband, her sister and husband and my late husband, Brian Due. I will keep you all in my prayers as well as all the good memories.

  3. We’re sad to learn of Edie’s passing. Though we haven’t seen her for many years, she was loved by our parents, Ernie & Esther Anderson, who shared many fond memories of their visits with her on their travels to Vincennes before their passings.

    Ernie, Joe Ann and Carylon Anderson
    Rockledge and Merritt Island, Florida

  4. Sorry for the loss of your mom mike, she was so cheerful and friendly to us all I always enjoyed seeing Edith at family events, was such a special lady prayers to you all Mike Sandy Kayla ❤️ She will be missed Carolyn Brad Tyler Paige

  5. So sorry for the your loss of your mother,she was such a friendly lady, and always a smile on her face ,she will be missed by all..prayers to you and sandy and Kayla and rest of family💕 Marilyn ,Dave and Family

  6. Edie Kate…..a very special lady. Cousin, friend, and yes history book. She is the only family member, that I knew of, who had meet our great-great grandparents. She loved her family. Her great-granddaughters were the light of her life. You will be missed cousin. May your memory always be a blessing.

  7. Remembering Edith from the old neighborhood on 10th street in the forty’s and fifty’s. Larry Howerton ” She was a sweet lady.”

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