John was born January 20, 1925 in Warren, Texas and went to be with the Lord on October 15, 2007 in Conroe, TX.
John is preceded in death by his loving wife, Jo Freeman. Together they owned and operated Discount Wallpaper in Conroe for 14 years until they retired in October, 2004. Prior to the wallpaper store, John had a successful 20 year career in the automobile business, having interests in three different dealerships.
John is survived by his children, Mike and Angie Bean of Willis, Bob and Sharon Freeman of Bay City, Tess and Pat Schendel of Gillett, Gary and Brenda Freeman of Silsbee, Patrick and Lisa Freeman of Conroe; grandchildren, Kurt Freeman, Kyle Freeman, Scott Freeman, Taylor Freeman, Kris Bean, Eric Thompson, Mackenzie LeJeune, Matthew Willey and Melanie Noland; and great grandchildren, Logan Noland and Maia Freeman. Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends also survive.
Funeral services will be held Friday, October 19, 2007 at 10 a.m. at the Ark Family Church in Conroe with Pastor Alan Clayton officiating. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2007 at Cashner Funeral Home. A private inurnment to follow at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Ark Family Church or the charity of your choice