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Barbara Jean Freeman

Barbara Jean Freeman, 61 of Dover, Arkansas, passed away unexpectedly at her home Monday, December 7, 2020.  She was born August 23, 1959 in Boston, Massachusetts to John Bent and Mary Bays. 


She was preceded in death by her husband, Gary Freeman; parents, John Bent, Mary Bays and two sisters, Diane Knuckles, Brenda Blevins.


She is survived by her sister, Sue Keziah and brother, Johnny Bent of NC. She had many nieces and nephews and other family members that she loved dearly. Barbara didn’t meet a stranger and she had many friends that she considered family. To know her was to love her and she will be missed tremendously. 


A celebration of life will be 2pm Saturday, December 12, 2020 at Pleasant Grove Community Church . Arrangements are under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral. 



Obituary and online guestbook are available at www.russellvillefamilyfuneral.com .

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She was my favorite person. An aunt that I loved like a sister, second mom, and best friend all in one. I miss her dearly.

Brandy Bent Feb 22 2021 12:00 AM

Sister Barb was always making me laugh. She was an awesome person. I loved her like she was family. Sister Barb will be greatly missed by all of us.

Angie Richards Dec 11 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Freeman

Johnny and Debbie Turner Dec 10 2020 12:00 AM

Barbara was a wonderful loving soul. She loved everyone! A lot of broken hearts left behind

Tammy Dec 10 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Freeman

Tammy Dec 10 2020 12:00 AM

Well respected & Dearly Loved , this is how she will be remembered! Sorry for the loss of such a sweet lady.

Susan Moorhouse Dec 9 2020 12:00 AM