of Lexa, AR
August 28, 1936 - January 11, 2021
Orville Freeman, 84, of Lexa, Arkansas passed away Monday, January 11, 2021 in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was born August 28, 1936 in Bay Village, Arkansas to the late Maude Eva White and James Newton Freeman. He is survived by his wife, Betty Freeman; eight daughters, Wilma Mallard (Scottie) of Paragould, Arkansas, Gail Ford (Edwin) of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Judy Darnell of Paragould, Arkansas, Sandy Snyder of Fayetteville, Arkansas, Tracy Henderson of Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, Lisa Silvery (Horace) of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, Judy Lederman (Mickey) of West Helena, Arkansas and Tracy Miles (Matt) of Jonesboro, Arkansas; 21 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a host of other family and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Bert Freeman; two brothers, James Freeman and Alfred Freeman; two sisters, Vera Woods and Bobbye Holland.A graveside service for Mr. Orville Freeman will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 16, 2021 at Sunset Memorial Park in West Helena, Arkansas. Visitation will be held at 10:00 a.m. prior to the service at Roller-Citizens chapel. Brother Mike Collins will officiate. Pallbearers are Todd Freeman, Christian Snyder, Michael Snyder, Tyler Chaffin, Austin Henderson and Matt Miles.Honorary pallbearers are the Deacons of Second Baptist Church and Fisherman's Sunday School Class.Memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church or to the West Helena Gideons.Service is being handled by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, West Helena, (870) 572-2571. Roller-Citizens Funeral Home is observing guidelines regarding COVID-19. We ask that all attendees please observe social distancing. When indoors or when social distancing cannot be observed, please wear a mask.
We are sorry to hear of Orvilles death.Have known him as long as I can remember.A good man who loved and was proud of his family.
Wilma i am sorry for your loss. Your dad was a very kind and warm person. He will be missed. God Bless.
Judy and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I am so sorry for your loss.
I wrote my condolences in earlier, Went to Church with Mr. Freeman He was a great inspiration to all the Floyd girls and his devotion in doing Christ calling. Bubba worked with him at Mohawk. Prayers for Family and Friends.
I. WILL MISS YOU BROTHER.And ill never forget you.The last time i seen you 2 days before christmas you handed me a card after finishing your pest control.And said merry christmas.In the card was a 20 dollar bill and a great message..It made a bad day a good one.I wish god made more like you.Love you brother.And thank you for being a inspiration and a friend when i needed you.A smile goes a long way.
Sandy n family I’m so sorry to hear about your dad. May I fine peace knowing he is with god and u all will see him again. God bless u all
Sandy and Family, So Sorry to here of the loss of yalls Dad. May God be real close to the family and for each one to.lean on God for comfort. Sandy was a great babysitter for our daughter Stacy. God Bless All. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
It is with great sorrow that my handsome Uncle Orville is gone from us all especially Aunt Betty, and all of his girls. I can see and hear the celebration going on in heaven now that Uncle Orville is with our Freeman crew. We all look forward to that celebration. My heart is with each of you and my tears mingle with yours. I love each of you and send my hugs and kisses.
Sorry for the loss of yall love one
Sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Orville. He was a godly man and will truly be missed. Prayers and comfort during this time.
Betty I am so sorry for your loss. May God comfort you during this time. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.
My heart just hurts... what a Godly loving man .. I send my love and prayers to all my freeman family.. wish i could be there.. praying for peace and strength for the days ahead.. but I know we will have a glorious homecoming when we see him and our family in heaven.. love u
He will be greatly missed. Prayers and sincere condolences to the family and friends.
so sorry for your loss prayers for you family
My condolences to the Family....Orville was such a good man and will surely be missed, not only by his "girls", but his church family and the many friends he has made over the years. Hugs to Betty and all of his loved ones. You are in my Prayers, Ole Friends.
Mr.Orville was such a good man.I worked with him for about 10years.He will be missed.
Betty I am so sorry to hear this, praying for comfort in this hard difficult time, prayers for all the family, Orville will be missed by so many he was loved by all that knew him
I've been friends with Orville for many years and I've never heard anyone say anything derogatory about him. He will be sorely missed by many. May GOD grant his family heavenly peace beyond all understanding during this time of sorrow. Spurgers
Orville was a Good Christian Man, will never Forget him at Second Baptist God Bless!!!
Orville was a Good Christian Man, will never Forget him at Second Baptist,God Bless!!!
May the family know where Orville is there is no sickness and suffering. May the peace that passes understanding be with you. He was a true Christian through and through. My prayers are with you through this hard time. I love you all.
Mr. Freeman was a very special person, and I know for certain he will be greatly missed. My thoughts are with the family at your time of loss.
It's with a very sad heart that we write this message we were praying for a different outcome. But we don't always get what we want we know God is always in control. As much as our hearts are breaking it is comforting to know that Uncle Orville is in the arms of the lord. Our sympathy and prayers to each of his girls, Betty and all the family. We love each of you wished with all our heart we could be there but at this time all we can do is remember the good times, and keep you all in prayer. With Love, Alton and Sherri God Rest in Peace Uncle Orville, you will sorely be missed. I love You Alton ,
Betty and family I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for you all. He was a good man.
I'm so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you guys.
Freeman Family,I am so sorry for your loss. Mr. Freeman will be missed. You are each in my thoughts and prayers.
Gene and I send our prayers and love to the family. Brother Orville was a fine Christian man and a blessings to many .His smile was always an example of who he was . He was a friend who loved God and his family . Heaven gained a special one . Love Gene and Barbara Neely
Our prayers are with the family during this difficult time.God Bless each and everyone.
I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Praying for our good Lord to wrap each and every one of you in is Loving Arms and give you peace and comfort.
Deacon was one of the very finest Christian men