Grace Patterson Frix, age 74, of Sugar Hill, Georgia passed away suddenly on October 12, 2006 at Joan Glancy Hospital after a brief illness. Mrs. Frix is survived by her husband of 58 years, James Erman Frix; son, Hullon and Debbie Frix of Flowery Branch; Son, Wayne Frix of Buford, Georgia; special daughters-in-law, Dianne M. Frix and Wanda Bragg; sister, Mary and James Ballew, Buford; brothers, James and Rosemary Patterson, Buford, Georgia, and Jerry and Joann Patterson, Buford, Georgia; grandchildren, Tracy Frix Brogdon, Brandy Frix Hutchins, Jamie Frix Cofer, and Tabitha Frix all of Buford, and great grandchildren, Brett Hutchins, Jake Brogdon, Blake Hutchins, and Madison Grace Cofer. Several nieces, nephews, cousins and several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law of the Frix family. Mrs. Frix was born on October 23, 1931 to Homer and Minnie Patterson, Sr. Mrs. Frix was a loving and devoted wife, mother, homemaker, caregiver and avid gardner. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Sugar Hill. Mrs. Frix enjoyed gardening and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, October 15, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Akins, Rev. Mike Pruitt and Rev. David Pruitt officiating. Interment in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 1:00 to 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory Buford, GA 770-932-1133 www.flaniganfuneralhome.com