Mary Margaret Freeman

1954 - 2020


Mary Margaret Freeman, 66, of Sikeston, passed away Tuesday, December 8, 2020.  She was born September 4, 1954 in Laurel, MS to the late John Willis Avary and Onnie Dell (Lowrimore) Avary.  She was of the Episcopal faith.

She was a long time resident of Poplar Bluff.  She received her nursing degree from Hines Junior College in Jackson, MS.  She worked as an oncology nurse in Jackson, MS and head nurse at Lakeview Hospital of Pawpaw, MI.  Mary enjoyed reading, cross stitching, watching a good Cardinals game and a nice cold Diet Coke.

Mary is survived by two sons, James Freeman (Anita) and Christopher Freeman both of Poplar Bluff; two brothers, Marlin Glen Avary (Rose) of Laurel, MS and John Avary of Long Beach, MS; one sister, Delle Davis of Poplar Bluff; two grandchildren, Logan Freeman (Samy) of Kansas City, MO and Zoë Jade Freeman of Poplar Bluff and one great-grandchild, Kaidan Freeman of Kansas City, MO.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, December 13, 2020 at the Hampton Inn of Poplar Bluff from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM.  The family will be providing a main course and requests attendees to bring a favorite side dish. Social distancing and masks are recommended.

Plant a tree in memory of Mary by clicking here.
To send flowers to Mary's family, please visit our floral store.


A service summary is not available

An environmentally-friendly option

Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home, Inc.

366 College St, Poplar Bluff, MO

Tribute Wall

Share a memory of Mary Margaret Freeman
  • Photos
  • Video
  • Candle
  • Sentiment
Plant a tree in memory of Mary
An environmentally-friendly option

Celebrating the life of Mary Margaret Freeman

Be the first to share your favorite memory, photo or story of Mary. This memorial page is dedicated for family, friends and future generations to celebrate the life of their loved one.

We ask on behalf of the family that you keep your comments uplifting and appropriate to help all who come here to find comfort and healing.

Plant a tree in memory of Mary

An environmentally-friendly option Plant memorial trees
Share on Facebook Email
© 2021 Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy