James “Jadie” Frazier, age 81 of New Castle, passed away on Monday, October 11, 2021. Son of the late William Bailey and Thelma Lee (Peyton) Frazier, he was a Physical Education Teacher and Basketball Coach for Barrett High School. Jadie was a talented athlete, was named in the ASA Hall of Fame, was a Fast Pitch Team Pitcher and loved U of L Basketball. He was the owner of Frazier Park Soft Ball Field, an Honorable Kentucky Colonel and was the All-State Basketball Captain for Henry County in 1959. Jadie was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Frazier, and a sister, Pamilla Brewer.
Sons: Jim Frazier (Kathy) of Dayton, Ohio
Timothy Wyatt Frazier of Louisville
Brothers: Roy Frazier (Patsy) of Elizabethtown
Mike Frazier (Carol) of Campbellsburg
5 Grandchildren: Mike (Young) Frazier, Kori (Robert) Ogborn, Ryan (Candace) Frazier,
Shelby (Gabe) Stodghill and Megan (Clay) Fillinger
Service: 2 PM on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home, officiated by Rev. Nick Coleman of Pendleton.
Burial: New Castle Cemetery
Active Pallbearers: Ron Howley, Pat Vaughn, Calvin Hensley,
Eddie Foree, Jesse Grimes and Roy William “Bill” Frazier, Jr.
Memorial Contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society
Visitation: 10 AM until service time on Saturday at Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.