Mr. Denny “Dadaw” Fritts, age 58, a resident of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at his residence. He was born April 15, 1957 in Rockwood, Tennessee to Sammy Dennis Fritts and Patsy Jane Fuller Fritts. Denny was of the Christian Faith and was a member of the Rockwood Nazarene Church. He was a machinist, carpenter, and painter. He was an avid Rockwood Rams, Rockwood Tigers, and Tennessee Vols fan, and never missed a ball game. He was a member of the Rockwood Quarterback Club and also enjoyed fishing. He was preceded in death by his mother and step-father, Patsy and Jim Pace; father, Sammy Dennis Fritts; wife, Linda Capps Fritts; grandparents, Harry & Suzie Fuller, and Harry & Beulah Fritts; and father-in-law and mother-in-law, Grant & Juanita Capps.
Children: Miranda Fritts & husband, Shawn Price of Rockwood, TN
Chris Fritts of Rockwood, TN
Rebecca Fritts & husband, Chris Hackler of Rockwood, TN
Christina Malone & husband, Toby of Oakdale, TN
Grandchildren: Miranda Shillings, Zander Price, Zebin Price, Zaylon Price, Zayden Fritts, Cameron Fritts, Daniel Fritts, Keyton “Peanut” Fritts, Kyler Fritts, Kinzlee Hackler, and Hunter Miller
Step-mother: Charlotte Fritts of Ten Mile, TN
Sisters: Kim Pace of Rockwood, TN
Bonita Tomlinson & husband, Roger of FL
Brothers: Monty Fritts & wife, Denise of Kingston, TN
Sammy Fritts of Ten Mile, TN
And several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Friday, August 7, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Evans Mortuary. Funeral services will follow on Friday, August 7, 2015 at 8:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Evans Mortuary with Pastor Steven Womack officiating. Graveside services and interment will be held Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood.