Bessie B. Freeman

Bessie B. Freeman, age 94 of Dexter; passed away peacefully at the Samaritan Keep Home, Watertown.

Bessie was born January 23, 1924 in Dexter, the daughter of Arthur and Lula B. Maxon Holloway.  She graduated from Dexter High School.

She married Robert Freeman on May 14, 1944 in Dexter.  Mr. Freeman passed away November 11, 2003.  She was a homemaker who enjoyed listening to music, dancing and fishing.

Surviving are three children: Constance Mason of Dexter, Gale Freeman of Dexter, Dale and Lori Freeman of Dexter; along with several grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by sisters Etta Reed, Doris Marlowe, Violet Glawoski and Lula Holloway in infancy and a brother Carl Holloway.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 1:00 PM at the Johnson Funeral Home, Dexter with Rev. Sally Buyea officiating.  Burial will be in Dexter Cemetery.  Calling hours will be one hour prior to the funeral.  Donations may be made to the SPCA.  Online condolences may be sent to