DEXTER - Freda M. Courter, 81, died Aug. 9, 2007, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter.
Born Aug. 10, 1925, in Gideon, daughter of the late Adrian and Gertrude Nelson Fleetwood, she was a housewife and a member of the Dexter Church of Christ.
On March 30, 1946, in Piggott, Ark., she married Billy Courter who preceded her in death on Aug. 10, 1971.
She was also preceded in death by her stepmother, Myra Fleetwood Hall; three brothers, Melvin Fleetwood, William Fleetwood and Clifford Fleetwood; and two sisters, Nettie Medlin and Pansy Layton.
Survivors include: one son, Billy Courter of Dexter; two daughters, Sharon Freeman of Dexter and Myrla Kay Courter of Wappapello; two sisters, Mary Knight and Thelma Brannum of Dexter; and four grandchildren and eight great-
Visitation is from 11 a.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Rainey-
Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter with Dale Grissom officiating.
Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.