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Walter Monroe Freeman

August 8, 1928 ~ January 15, 2023 (age 94) 94 Years Old
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Walter Monroe Freeman, Sr. was born on August 8, 1928, to the late Monroe Freeman and Ethel Thomas Freeman in Tuscumbia, Alabama. He was the fifth child of nine children born to this union. Walter was a man who loved the Lord and followed in his steps. At an early age he accepted Christ in 1939 and joined the St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church under the pastorage of the late Rev. James Smith. He served faithfully as a deacon and was ordained in 1953. He served as chairman of the board for many years. He was a member of the Missionary Society and president of club #7. Walter attended the Colbert County School System. He worked as foreman and retired from Reynolds Metal Company After 36 years of service. In 1972 he married His wife, Margaret Freeman. He was preceded in death by his parents. Monroe Freeman and Ethel Freeman. Two sons: Walter Freeman, Jr. and David Freeman; Two sisters: Johnnie Mae Darby and Isabel Butler. Six brothers: Calvin, Clyde, George, Thomas Lee, Jackie and Wilfred Freeman; one grandchild: Curtis Freeman.

Walter is survived by his devoted wife: Margaret Vinson Freeman of 51 years- Florence, Alabama; One grandchild. Carla (Jacob) Goerhich- Elgin, South Carolina; Two great grandchildren: Kenji (Dominique) Freeman and Kenji- Elgin, South Carolina; a daughter-in-law: Miji Freeman- Elgin, South Carolina; Two  great-great granddaughter: Miya and Kimiko; Tne brother-in-law: Timothy Vinson, Jr.- Sheffield, Alabama; sisters-in-law: Cleopatra (Berkeley) Brooks- Hillsboro, Alabama; Dora Vinson- Muscle Shoals, Alabama; a very special loving and caring nephew and niece: Jessie Ray Freeman and Rochelle Vinson and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Services

Public Viewing
Friday
January 20, 2023

12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Trinity Memorial Funeral Home
3935 East 2nd St.
Muscle Shoals, Alabama 35661

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 21, 2023

11:00 AM
Trinity Memorial Funeral Home
3935 East 2nd St.
Muscle Shoals, Alabama 35661

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
January 21, 2023

Colbert Memorial Gardens- Tuscumbia
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Family Address

Freeman Family
2326 Shade Avenue
Florence, AL 35630

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