Freddie Lee Osment

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

TRUMANN - Mr. Freddie Lee Osment, 63, of Trumann, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011.

He was born in Jonesboro, Ark., and had lived most of his lifetime in Trumann. He was a retired truck driver for Yellow Freight Company, a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of the Trumann Masonic Lodge and a member of the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church near Trumann.

Mr. Osment was preceded in death by one brother, Jerry Osment, and his parents, C.H. Jr. and Norma Maxine Pepper Osment.

Survivors include his wife, Jeanette Louise Carter Osment of the home; two daughters, Emily Kain and husband Joseph of Gosnell and April Allmond and husband Steve of Forrest City; three sons, Charles Osment and Wesley Osment and wife Autumn, both of Trumann, and Christopher Bratton of Memphis, Tenn.; two brothers, Jimmy Osment and wife Myra of Germantown, Tenn., and David Osment of Trumann, and six grandchildren.

Funeral service was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, at the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Trumann with Rev. Larry Loggins officiating. Burial followed in the Willis Cemetery in Harrisburg, Ark., under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann.

Active pallbearers were Eddie Williams, Bryan Tucker, Barry Ragsdale, Perry Young, Ronnie Parnell and Charles W. Osment.

Honorary pallbearers were the men at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church.

Visitation was Monday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church in Trumann.

Memorials may be made to the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, 13470 Woodruff Lane, Trumann, AR 72472.

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