Funeral services for Barbara Jean Blackman, 82 of Freeport will be Saturday, December 11, 2021 at Greater Handy Chapel A.M.E. Church at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Benjamin Emanuel officiating.
She passed away Saturday, November 27, 2021 at CHI St. Luke Health Brazosport.
Barbara was a member of Greater Handy Chapel A.M.E. in Angleton. She loved to read.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie and Anna Allen; brothers, Charles Allen, Willie Allen Jr, Richmond Allen and Henery Allen; sister, Julia Allen; granddaughter, Bonnie Stauffer; and grandson, Dorain Alexander.
Barbara is survived by her daughters, Cynthia Blackman, Yvette Alexander (Robert) both of Freeport, and Regina Collier (Jasper) of Houston; brothers, Donald Allen of Illinois and Ronald Allen of California; best friend, Betty Johns of Mississippi; 6 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
Active pallbearers will be Demitra Blackman, Gregory Blackman, Shaun Blackman, Terrence Blackman, Jasper Collier, Telaney Thompson and Terrell Thompson.
Visitation will be the same day as service from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Due to COVID, everyone must wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Final arrangements entrusted to Dixon Funeral Home of Angleton at (979) 849-8800.
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