Charles “Bubba” L. Freeman, 74, of Fremont, OH passed away on September 9, 2016 at ProMedica Toledo Hospital. He was born on December 18, 1941 in Abbeville, AL to Freddie and Ruby (Carter) Freeman. He was a graduate of Henry County Training School.
Charlie married Mary Flores on February 12, 1977 and she survives. He worked at Kelsey Hayes for thirty-three years until he retired. He was a member of First Baptist Missionary Church, Fremont. He enjoyed yard work, driving and sitting outside. He loved spending time with his family and friends.
Charlie is survived by his wife of thirty-nine years, Mary Freeman, Fremont; children, Bobbie Goodson Sharp, Fremont, Kenneth (Lillian) Johnson, Sr., New York and Charles (Nela) Hicks, Florida; siblings, Henry C. Freeman and Mary D. Freeman both of Utica, NY, Mamie D. Martin, Fremont, Bobby Freeman, Montgomery, AL, grandchildren, Shavone Johnson, Kenneth Johnson, Jr., Christian Hicks, Joshua Hicks, Cameron Goodson; great grandson, Noah Hicks; special nieces, Shanté Flores, Arreyl Rapp and special nephew, Dion Flores both of Fremont and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Quincy T., George and Billy Freeman; sister, Everee McKay.
Visitation: Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E, State St., Fremont, OH.
Service: Saturday, September 17, 2016; 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Missionary Church, 1697 Dickinson St., Fremont, OH with Pastor William Holmes officiating. There will be an hour of visitation prior to the service at the church.
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery
Memorials: American Heart Association
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