Born Feb. 26, 1933, in Huntsville, Ala., she was the daughter of the late Henry and Mary Gladys Morgan Schrimsher.
On April 14, 1951, in Iuka, Mich., she married Lowe Frank Freeman, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by five brothers, Raymond, Walter, Nolen, Dewayne and Roy and two sisters Mamie and Minnie.
Survivors include two sons, Henry Leroy Freeman, of Gobler, Mo., and Randy Eugene Freeman, of Holland; three daughters, Rita Jane Lee and husband, Ricky, of Kennett, Karen Ann Varner and husband, John, of Caruthersville, Mo., and Pamela Kay Cunningham, of Senath, Mo.; six brothers, Earl Tucker, of Huntsville, Ala., Henry Schrimsher Jr., of Doniphan, Mo., James Schrimsher, of Oregon, Dennis and Donald Schrimsher, both of Hazel Green, Ala., and Richard Schrimsher, of Fayetteville, Tenn.; eight sisters, Mildred Waddell, of Cuyahoga Fall, Ohio, Hazel Meeks, of Steele, Mo., Ruth Stephens, of Cleveland, Ohio, Mary Crowder, of Greenback, Tenn., Reba Cooper, of Lexington, Ind., Shirley Sullenger and Brenda Morris, both of Huntsville and Lena Howard, of Fayetteville; 10 grandchildren, Allen Lee, Rachelle Ferrell, Anthony Lee, Derek, Stephanie and Brittany Cunningham, Michelle Freeman, Lee "Buddy" Freeman Jr., and Rebecca and Jason Freeman; eight great-grandchildren, Jonathan and Allison Lee, Tiffany, Dustin and Dylan Ferrell, Cameron Lee, Brittany Lee and Logan Lee Johnson; a special niece, Betty Cunningham and two nephews, Dean and Lee Meeks.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Friday, Jan. 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Avon Raczkowski officiating.
Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were Allen Lee, Anthony Lee, Derek Cunningham, John Varner, Richie Ferrell and Justin Cunningham.