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Genevieve Freeman Anderson
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1921
Marietta
Love County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 2000
Tillicum
Pierce County
Washington, USA

Genevieve Freeman Anderson was, in a word, beautiful. She was a show-stopper. As she aged, she became what one might call a 'character,' but her beauty was still shining in time spent with her three children: Alice, David and Alan, and always standing next to her husband, Glenn, no matter what his next project might be. Born to James Davis Freeman and Parthena Prichard in Marietta, Oklahoma on 6 Mar 1921, she met her husband on a troop train during World War II. The couple made their home in Tillicum, Washington after the War, where 'Jerry' worked for lots of different companies, mainly as a stenographer. When her husband retired from his Civil Service job, they ran apartments, a dental business, and turned a century-old boathouse into a thriving fishing business, where children could learn to fish and families could spend quality time together. Genevieve adored her grandchildren, and entertained them with scary Halloween drawings and walks in the woods, where they were taught to look for mushroom circles (where elves might hold their nightly meetings), and many fun family picnics. She taught Sunday School at Tillicum Baptist Church for 40 years and is now home with her Lord and Savior, no doubt helping to weed His garden. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Davis Freeman (1879 - 1943)
  Parthena Prichard Freeman (1886 - 1968)
 
 Spouse:
  Glenn Arthur Anderson (1918 - 2004)
 
Inscription:
BELOVED WIFE MOM GRANDMA
 
Burial:
Tahoma National Cemetery
Kent
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: Sec. 25 Site 1069
 
Maintained by: Alice
Originally Created by: Donald Miller
Record added: Apr 27, 2009
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It's one of your favorite holidays. I haven't forgotten. Your family has grown. You now have four great-grandchildren. You are rocking the fifth, named after you. We shall see you and her by and by.
- Alice
 Added: Oct. 31, 2012
Merry Christmas, Mother! Your family is all doing fine. It has grown! You now have six great-grandchildren. Four just this past year. You always wanted a huge family and I would say that has come to pass. Love you and miss you.
- Alice
 Added: Dec. 25, 2011
It's your "angel" day today, Mother. I wrote a tribute to you on my Facebook page. You would be pleased. I suspect that David is crying; you know how sensitive he is. It's been so many years that you've been gone, but it seems like yesterday. You have gre...(Read more)
- Alice
 Added: Oct. 25, 2011
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