Reverend Freeman Wesley Reece, age 96, of Louisville returned to his Heavenly Father on September 12, 2020.
Freeman was born on August 1, 1924 in Columbia, KY to the late Samuel Lee and Zula Bertha (Jesse) Reece. He was a retired Church of God minister after 61 years of faithful service. He was a driver for E & L Transport and a member of Dixie Valley Church of God. He was a U.S. Army World War II veteran. Among those that preceded him in death are his parents, siblings, Rollin, Polly, Amos, Curtis, Chester, Coy, Maggie, Dimple, Christine, Charlie, Carl, Ruby and Luverne; and sons-in-law, John Jones and Rahim Noori.
He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife, Inez Reece; children, Danny Reece (Dianne), Benjamin Reece (Alta Mae), Lee Reece (Linda), Donna Jones, Patricia Noori and Tim Reece (Jan); 13 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be conducted at 1 pm on Friday, September 18, 2020 at Dixie Valley Church of God (4703 Quinn Drive Louisville, KY 40216) with interment in Brookland Cemetery.
Family and friends may pay their respects on Thursday from 11 am-8 pm and Friday from 10 am until time of service at the church. Contributions to: Kentucky Church of God State Office (in honor of Rev. Freeman Reece) (3504 Versailles Road Lexington, KY 40510) www.subfuneralhome.com
This obituary information is a courtesy of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home