NEWARK - Ronnie Earl Freeman, 50, died April 19, 2018 at his home. He was a construction worker, in the National Guard and of the Pentecostal faith. Mr. Freeman was born June 20, 1967 in Wilson, Ark. to Bobby Freeman and Shirley Nichols. He is survived by his parents, Bobby Freeman of Manila, Ark., Shirley Allison of Tyronza, Ark.; his wife, Rachel Freeman of Newark; one daughter, Cecily Freeman of Conway, Ark.; one brother, Bobby Freeman, Jr. of Newport; two nephews, Wesley Freeman and Jacob Freeman of Newport. Funeral services were held April 25 at Wilson Funeral home in Tyronza. Burial followed at Tyronza Cemetery in Tyronza with Rev. Jonathan Farrell officiating under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza.