Oct. 14, 1946-Jan. 17, 2021
A Mass of Christian Burial for Donald Wayne Frame will be Friday, Jan. 22 at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Natchez with Father Charles Ray of Natchez and Bro. Wayne Wiggins of Picayune, Miss., officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn Cemetery in Natchitoches. The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches Thursday, Jan. 21 with a Holy Rosary at 7 p.m.
Wayne Frame, 74, passed away Jan. 17, 2021. Wayne was born Oct. 14, 1946, in Eunice to Harry Frame and Pearl Sonnier Frame.
He proudly served in the United States Army/National Guard and as a Reserve of the Army. He earned his 32nd Degree Mason. He was a member of the Krewe of Dionysos and served as the Duke of Destiny in 2007 and King Dionysos XIII in 2011.
He retired after many years with the paper industry as a sales representative.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two daughters, Katherine Ann Thomas and Kimberly Kay Frame of West Monroe; and a brother, Johnny Dale Frame (Ruth) of Swords, La.
Left to cherish his memory is the love of his life, his wife of 23 years, Pamela Dove- Frame (“My Baby”) of Natchitoche; his daughter, Karen Lynn Frame (“Tooter- Booter”) of McComb, Miss.; granddaughter, Kristan Shea (“Rug-Rat”) Berry; great-granddaughter, Kallie Ann Bible; great- grandson, Mason Clarke Hollis, all of West Monroe; brother, Lester Gale Frame (Patsy) of Opelousas; the mother of his children, Martha Ann Frame of West Monroe; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Paul Cobur Jr. and Wes McCurdy of West Monroe, nephews Dean Frame and Troy Frame of Lafayette, Anthony Whitehurst of Harrison, Ark., Jerry MeElwee, and Ricky LaCour and T.L. Miller of Natchitoches.
Wayne was a genuinely kind and fun-loving man who never met a stranger and was adored by all who met him. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude and thanks to Dr. Bryan Picou and Dr. Warren Botnick and Cindy Fredieu, RN, of Natchitoches Regional Medical Center for their loving care and kindness of our Wayne (“My Baby”).
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research or The American Cancer Society in Wayne’s name.