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Reba Mast Freeman

February 28, 1933 — April 24, 2023

Reba Mast Freeman, 90, lost her battle with Parkinson's on April 24, 2023.

Reba was the daughter of the late Henry Clay and Georgia Cleota Snyder Baird, born in Valle Crucis, NC.

In addition to her parents, Reba is preceded in death by her first husband and father of

her girls, Billy B. Mast, and by her second husband, Delaney T. Freeman; infant

brother, Harlon Baird; and sisters, Iva Nell Saylor (late ED) and Jewel Shipley (late


Reba Freeman is survived by five daughters and their spouses, Judy Shoun (Jerry),

Barbara Bodnar, Bonnie Roope, Joan Doyle (Mike) and Kim Terry (Steve); stepson,

Larry; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren with two more on the way;

siblings, Tommy Baird (late Carolyn), and Henry Baird (Patsy); and many nieces and


Reba was eternally grateful for the care and companionship she received throughout

the years from her grandson, Daniel. The family would like to express their appreciation

for caregivers Jennifer, April, Phyllis, and the staff of Amedysis Hospice.

Reba was a long-time member of Boones Creek Baptist Church, Guaranda Baptist

Church and Unaka Avenue Baptist Church in Johnson City, TN. She retired from

Appalachian Oil Company.

A graveside service will be held for Reba at 10:00 AM on Thursday, April 27, 2023, at

Monte Vista Memorial Park in Johnson City, TN. Chaplain Steven Spell will officiate,

with prayer offered by her forever friend, Chloe Boyd.

Donations may be made to Parkinson's research at or the

Washington County Animal Shelter at and/or the Johnson

City Fire Department.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Reba Mast Freeman, please visit our flower store.

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