Dr. Gene Marion Fryar, 92, of Kernersville, North Carolina, went home to be with the Lord Oct. 2, 2020, after being wonderfully cared for at Hospice of the Piedmont, High Point, North Carolina.

Born in Wanatah, Indiana, he was a lifelong resident of La Porte County, Indiana. He was the son of the late Ethel Estelle Osborn and William McKinley Fryar. In addition to his parents, he also was preceded in death by his sister, Nona Siegesmund; and his brothers, Robert Fryar and Ken Fryar.