Obituary for Chase Edward Fraley of Cameron

Chase Edward Fraley, age 18, of Cameron, NC, passed away on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at UNC-Chapel Hill Hospital.

Chase was born on March 19, 2003 in Moore County, NC to Travis Jerald Fraley and Heather Kelley Fraley. He was a graduate of Union Pines High School Class of 2021. Chase was a journeyman plumber with Ray’s Plumbing in pursuit of his plumbing license. He was an avid outdoors sportsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing.  In 2018, Chase was recognized as killing the biggest buck in NC.  He will forever be remembered for his free spirit and contagious smile.  Chase gave life to others by being an organ donor.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother, Trace Fraley of Cameron, NC; two step-brothers, Steven Gregory Fraley and Jeffrey Allen Fraley both of Hope Mills, NC; his paternal grandmother, Betty Sue Fraley; maternal grandparents, Edward and Penny Kelly of Ayer, MA; and paternal great-grandmother, Myrtle Diehl of Rockingham, NC; his aunts: Elizabeth Fraley of Fayetteville, NC; and Erin (Steve) Ernst of Pepperell, MA; and uncle Ted Fraley of Palm Springs, CA. He also leaves behind many cousins and cherished friends and hunting buddies.

A Celebration of Chase’s Life will be held on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. at New Covenant Fellowship Church.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials be made in his memory at to recognize his legacy of leaving life to others through organ donation or to donate blood at a local blood drive in his memory.

Online condolences may be made at

Services entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines, NC.

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