Margaret Freeman, 87, of 230 Beadle Ave, Greenwood, SC, widow of George Rufus Freeman, entered into eternal rest on March 5, 2021 at Self Regional Healthcare. She was born in Greenwood County, October 17, 1933, a daughter of the late Willie Floyd Bowman and Henrietta Quarles Williams.
She was employed by Greenwood Mills and operated an at home daycare for many years. She was a member of Bailey Bethel A.M.E. Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George Rufus Freeman; a son, George Lorenzo Freeman, a daughter, Peggy Freeman Waldrop, one grandchild, Desi Freeman and a sister, Effie Mae Thompson.
She leaves to cherish her memories, a daughter Joyce "Bonnie" Freeman of the home; a sister, Nina Bland of Greenwood; an adopted son, Shaquille Jennings Freeman; a sister in law , Shirley Allen; a brother in law ,Bishop Emanuel Spearman; 2 grandchildren reared in the home, Chantelle Williams Rushing and Jeffrey Williams; 12 great grandchildren; 5 great great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Graveside services will be held at 1 P.M. Saturday, March 13, 2021 at Springfield Baptist Church, Edgefield, SC, with Bishop Emanuel Spearman Officiating.
Public viewing from 1-6 pm with a walk through visitation from 5- 6 pm. on Friday, March 12, 2021 at the funeral home.
Please wear a mask and adhere to the social distancing guidelines.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.percivaltompkinsfh.com
The family is at their respective homes. Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Freeman Family.