Visitation will be from 1 until 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Chapel prior to services. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Boldo Memorial Gardens in Jasper. Kevin Pugh will officiate.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Griffin and Vada Kitchens; and brother, Asa Kitchens.
She is survived by her husband, Gene Freeman; step daughter, Jennifer (Billy) McClendon; step sons, Phillip (Nancy) Freeman and Jeff (Vicki) Freeman; sisters, Nella Dean Earnest (Charles), Joyce Waid (John), Rita Cagle (Coy), Reba England (John) and Susie Crump (James); sister-in-law, Marie Kitchens; brothers, Paul Kitchens (Rosemary), Don Kitchens (Sue), Earl Kitchens (Donna), Jimmy Kitchens (Susan), James Kitchens (Teresa), Ted Kitchens and Fred Kitchens (Kyla); and grandchildren, Tyler McClendon, Charissa Freeman and Caitlyn Freeman.
Pallbearers will be Don Kitchens, Earl Kitchens, Jimmy Kitchens, James Kitchens, Ted Kitchens and Fred Kitchens.
The family would like to say a special thanks to Southeast Hospice.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the American Cancer Society.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571