Obit: Wayne Frame

October 14, 1946 – January 17, 2021

A Mass of Christian Burial for Donald Wayne Frame will be held on Friday, January 22, 2021 at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Natchez, LA with Father Charles Ray of Natchez, LA and Bro. Wayne Wiggins of Picayune, MS officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Lawn Cemetery in Natchitoches, LA. The family will receive friends from 5:00-8:00 pm at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches, LA on Thursday, January 21, 2021 with a Holy Rosary at 7:00pm.

Wayne Frame, who was 74 years of age, passed away on January 17, 2021. Wayne was born on October 14, 1946 in Eunice, LA 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, LA 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 Natchitoches, LA, his daughter, Karen Lynn Frame (“Tooter- Booter”) of McComb, MS, his granddaughter, Kristan Shea (“Rug-Rat”) Berry, his great granddaughter Kallie Ann Bible and his great grandson, Mason Clarke Hollis, all of West Monroe, LA, a brother, Lester Gale Frame (Patsy) of Opelousas, LA, the mother of his children, Martha Ann Frame of West Monroe, LA and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Paul Coburn, Jr. and Wes McCurdy, of West Monroe, nephews Dean Frame of Lafayette, LA, Troy Frame of Lafayette, LA, Anthony Whitehurst of Harrison, AR, Jerry MeElwee, Ricky LaCour and T.L. Miller of Natchitoches, LA.

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 RN Cindy Fredieu of Natchitoches Parish Regional Hospital 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 by visiting: https://www.stjude.org/donate/donate-to-st-jude.html?sc_icid=wtg-mm-btn-donate-now or The American Cancer Society by visiting: https://donate3.cancer.org in Wayne’s name.