Weather Prognosticator Dick Frymire Dead at 87
By WestKyStar Staff
IRVINGTON, KY - A Kentuckian who was nationally known for being a weather prognosticator and folklorist has died. L.H. "Dick" Frymire was 87.
Frymire, of Irvington, served as a judge and magistrate in Breckinridge County and was Kentucky's railroad commissioner in 1975.
He made many national TV appearances as a guest of Johnny Carson, David Letterman, Jay Leno and others. Frymire also appeared on many local and regional telecasts, many times with his sidekick Ted the Rooster.
Funeral services for Frymire will be held Tuesday at Irvington United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Irvington.