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Celebrating the life of

Mary Alice Frye Templeton

Passed away on May 08, 2024

Mary Alice Frye Templeton

Mary Alice Frye Templeton, 74, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2024, at Memorial Health.  She was born December 16, 1949, in Fort Benning, GA to the late Lonnie and Arbrea Skeens Frye.  She worked as a home care provider, and at Marshview Senior Living.  Mrs. Templeton was a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church.  She loved spending time with her grandchildren, supporting them at their sporting events, school functions, and especially trips to Daytona Beach.  She had a love for the card game Rummy, and every family gathering ended in a family game.   

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Robert “Bob” Templeton of Savannah, daughter, Tammy Foster of Guyton, son, Tony Templeton (Dana) of Rincon, her sister, Yolanda Mallory (Michael, deceased) of Lake Mary, Florida, her brother, Michael Frye (Carol) of West Palm Beach, Florida, and best of all, her six grandchildren, Jonathan, Kaylee, Anthony, Addison, Lexie, and Jesse.  She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service to honor and celebrate her life will be held Saturday, May 11, 2024, at 3:00 p.m. at Fox & Weeks, Islands Chapel. 

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Heart Association.




May God welcome Mary home! She was so wonderful to my girls on our trip to Ponce Inlet… they still talk about it! What a wonderful woman!

- Charles Corbell Jr, Savannah , Georgia

We were so very blessed to have Mary as a friend and co-worker being a Light to the Islands community .... her Love, her humor and her support of God's mission to reach the world with the Gospel of Jesus Christ ... one soul at a time .... Praise God will will spend eternity together ....

- Bobby R Awtrey, Savannah, GA

So sorry to hear of Mary's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with all her family! I pray God will wrap His loving and comforting arms around all of you at this sad and difficult tiime and bring you all some peace! Mary was a sweet and compassionate person who loved her family very much! Rest in peace Mary you now are in the arms of God!

- Diane Brant, Jesup, Georgia

Mrs. Mary was a wonderful lady and took all the people she encountered just like her own.. never had a dull moment with her.. prayers for Tony and your family.. she will definitely be missed.. hugs!

- Kelly J Faust, Guyton, Georgia

Sending loving thoughts and prayers to all of you. May peace find you today and in all of the days ahead.

- Dawn Brant Fennell, Alabaster , Alabama

Never met her but heard many loving stories about her. She lived to her fullest life. Thinking of you at this time.

- Edna Quinby, Stewartville, MN

My sincere condolences to the family of Mary Templeton. I know there are no words to take the pain away but God will give you all that is needed to continue the journey of life. Life’s journey may change, but love for your sweet Mary is everlasting and lives within your heart. God will never leave you.

- Levinie M. Loatman , Savannah , Georgia

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Islands Chapel