Funeral services for Mrs. JoeAnn Free, 72, Alexandria, LA, will be held on Friday, February 18, 2022, at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Young’s Community Memorial Funeral Home, with Reverend Henry Denny Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in the Lynn Cemetery located in Archibald, LA, under the direction of Young’s Community Memorial Funeral Home.
Mrs. JoeAnn was born on August 14, 1949, in Winnsboro, LA and passed from this life on February 13, 2022, in Alexandria, LA. She is preceded in death by her spouse, Lonnie Free; father, Rebber Dayton Shiers; mother, Flossie Keene Shiers; 14 heavenly grandchildren; sister, Ida Jane Higgingbottom; sister, Betty Carol Ellerbe; brother, Russell Dayton Shiers; infant brother, Elmer Shiers, infant grandsons, Noah Delane Denny, and Christopher Glenn Ellerbe.
Survivors are her son, Donnie Joel Free of West Monroe; son, Roger Dale Free of Alexandria; daughter, Angela Renea Crawford of Ferriday; daughter, Heather Nicole Shiers-Mullins and spouse Steve Mullins of Alexandria; son-in-law, Samuel Keith Crawford of Ferriday; son-in-law, J.D. Denny of Ferriday; brother, Jimmy Wayne Shiers of Santa Fe, Texas; sister, Beverly Shiers Womack of Panama City, Florida; and favorite sister-in-law, Linda Shiers of Mountain Home, Arkansas. Her living grandchildren are: Taylor Renea Free, Chelsea Raine Matthews, Jacob Lance Crawford, Jesse Landon Free, Kolby Dale Free, Jasmine Marie Shiers, Jayden DeWayne Shiers, Johanas Eli Denny, Jordan Delane Parker, Kyra DeLaine Mullins. She is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Pallbearers will be Keith Crawford, Bo Jr. Mullins, Charles Mullins, Steve Mullins, J D Denny, and Larry White.
Honorary Pallbearer will be Jacob Crawford, Jeremy Shiers, Jasmine Shiers, Jayden Shiers, Precilla Foxy Lynn Free—Chihuahua furbaby.
The family will receive friends for visitation on Friday, February 18, 2022, from 10 AM until 2:00 PM at Young’s Community Memorial Funeral Home.