Lou Ann (Mathis) Freeman 84, of Van Buren passed away in a local nursing home. She was retired from Tulsa County Department as a Land Clerk. She was a fantastic cook, artist, seamstress and loved to read and photography. She was a good wife and wonderful mother. She loved gifting others with her quilts. She was preceded in death by her parents Roy and Geraldine (Tolbert) Mathis; one brother Jimmie Charles Mathis; one grandson Brandon Michael Card.
Funeral services will be 2PM, Saturday November 25, 2023 at Butterfield Assembly of God Church in Van Buren with burial to follow at Gracelawn Cemetery under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren. Family will visit with relatives and friends one hour prior to the service.
She is survived by her husband Bill of the home; one daughter Kelly Matthews and husband Dean of Sperry, Oklahoma; one son Joe Freeman and wife Tammy of Ada, Oklahoma; one brother Roy D. Mathis and wife Tommie Jean of Van Buren; five grandchildren Dexter Card, Katie Baker, Ethan Freeman, Christen Greuel and Landon Matthews; eleven great-grandchildren with one on the way.
Pallbearers will be Dexter Card, Ethan Freeman, Dave Thurber, Jim Garner, Matt Shakleford and Chris Adams.
Honorary pallbearers will be Brad Mathis and Craig Mathis.