Gilma Hatcher Freerks, 96, of Lynchburg
died Saturday, May 10, 2008
in Virginia Baptist
Hospital. She was the wife of the
late Theodore Garrels Freerks.
Born March 19, 1912
in Covington she was a daughter of
the late Warren Abner and Amanda Lou Thompson Hatcher. She was a former
employee of Virginia Baptist
Hospital and was a member of Rivermont
Avenue Baptist Church.
Gilma is survived by her son Martin Hatcher Freerks and wife
Marion Ball Freerks of Madison Heights; her daughter, Susie F. Thomas and
husband Herman Lee Thomas of Appomattox; four grandchildren, Mindy J. Freerks
and Marla F. Moses both of Madison Heights, Melanie K. Copenhaver of Lynchburg
and Dorothy A. Copenhaver of Decator, Ga. and eight great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held Wednesday 3:00 pm in Cedar
in Covington with the Rev.
Spottswood Graves officiating.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7-8:30 pm at Diuguid Waterlick Chapel.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions please consider
Rivermont Avenue Baptist Church Building Fund.