Freddie “Fred” Fuston Acree
Freddie “Fred” Fuston Acree, 83, of Pocahontas, Ark., passed away on Thursday, April 30, 2020, at the NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro.
Fred was born on September 15, 1936, in Maynard, Ark., to Joseph Richard and Rozetta Christine Ainley Acree.
Fred was a loving husband, father, brother, son, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, neighbor, and friend. He was a long-time member of the Westridge Church of Christ and a proud veteran of the United States Army.
Fred is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Richard and Rozetta Christine Ainley Acree; and three brothers, Bill, James, and Ray Acree.
Fred is survived by his wife, Pearley Louis Cozad Acree of the home; sons, Freddie Joe (Barbara) Acree of Searcy, and Robert (Danielle) Acree of Jonesboro; daughter, Pam (Dick) Howlett of Hot Springs; grandchildren, Chris (Randa) Howlett of Little Rock, Tricia Howlett of Seven Points, Texas, Jeff (Kaela) Howlett of Hot Springs, Rebecca (William) Watkins of Searcy, Matthew (Christina) Acree of Little Rock, Bethany (Bryan) Dean of Beebe, Kaylee Acree of Jonesboro, McKenna Acree of Jonesboro, and Cody Acree of Jonesboro; and great-grandchildren, Annika Howlett, Ian Howlett, Tucker Howlett, Beau Howlett, Hailey Schulist, Sophia Schulist, Levi Dean, and Adam Acree.
Visitation was held in the chapel of the Fears Family Funeral Home from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m., on Sunday, May 3, 2020. A graveside service began at 11:00 a.m., on Monday, May 4, 2020, at the Maynard Cemetery, with Gerald Fears officiating.
Joe Acree and Robert Acree are honored to serve as pallbearers.