Obituary for Barbara Jean Dolphin (Freeman)
Barbara Jean Dolphin died in her home on Wednesday April 26, 2017 in Temple, TX of natural causes. She was 81.
Barbara was born on August 24, 1935 in Adams County Mississippi to her parents Curtis and Ola Mae. She graduated high school and had a two year certificate for secretarial training. She married Michael Dolphin in 1979 and continued to work from her home taking care of her family.
Barbara was a compassionate and generous person who supported many worthy causes that were close to her heart.
Barbara is survived by sisters and brothers-in-law Patricia and Lou
Hayes, Seminary, MS - Sandra and Mike Hanko, Long Beach, MS – Carol and Phil Brody, Vancleave, MS and brother and sister-in-law Mike and
Kerri Vierling, St. Martin, MS - six grandchildren one great-grandchild, and a host of nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her Mother - Ola Mae Robinson, and Father - William Curtis Freeman, and Sisters - Shirley Hymes, Dorothy Phare, and Pauline
A celebration of life gathering will be held at the pavilion at Cedar Ridge Park on May 20th between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM with a short memorial ceremony at 11:00 and a luncheon afterward. All family and friends are welcome to attend. In lieu of flowers please donate to your local animal shelter.
Hewett-Arney Funeral Home of Temple is entrusted with the arrangements.