Barbara Jean (Whitehead) Freeman, 82, Yorktown, died Dec. 4, 2017, at her residence after a brief illness.
She was born July 31, 1935, in Missouri, the daughter of Winford and Eva (Pelts) Whitehead.
Barbara attended Maple Grove Church of God in Anderson and was a homemaker and a foster parent for 52 years.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Fred Freeman of Yorktown whom she married March 5, 1954, in Missouri; six children, Danny Freeman, Tim Freeman, Fred Freeman, III, Eva Gaillard, Ryan Freeman and Sarah Lane; seven grandchildren, Mica, Jeremy, John, Jennifer, Nicholas, Raquel and Charles; many great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents; and a granddaughter, Ashley Freeman.
Services will be at noon on Thursday at Maple Grove Church of God with the Rev. Steve DeLile officiating. Burial will follow in Yorktown Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the service Thursday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be given to Maple Grove Church of God.
Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com.
Published on December 5, 2017