Freeman Gerold Rodden, 94, of Springdale, Ark., died Monday, Aug. 2, 2022.

He was born in Bruley, Mo., to Roy and Whittle Rodden. 

Freeman was preceded in death by his parents; a brother; a sister and two sons. 

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Blalock Rodden; son, Tony Blalock; a daughter, Sandy Wilkins; two grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren; son, Gary Rodden; and three daughters; brother, Glen Rodden; and three sisters, Joy Pitts, Sharon Powell and Gayle Bailey.

Graveside services were held Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Clifty Cemetery Clifty, Ark.