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“liz-susan i;am sorry about your mother keeping u in my prayer u two try to stay strong for kids if u need to talk i;am here i love u guys san eke ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: sandra eke - spartanburg, SC

“mom i just need you to know that you were my best friend and i could talk to you anything and i miss you so much i will see you when it is my time i...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: susie - spartanburg, SC

“Grandma I love you and will miss you with all of my heart. I know beyond a shadow of doubt you are up there with grandpa now enjoying being reunited...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Matt Burbank - Hemet, CA

“I was so little when i meet you but i want to give my love and pray everyone to stay strong and my God be with all of you ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Leticia Martin - perris , CA

“Bambi Grandma, I love you so much. I'm glad I got to come up there and live with you guys for awhile. I really miss you and hate knowing that I won't...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Brooke Burbank - Hemet, CA

“Mary, I will remember you fondly...you were always so loving and kind. I spent a good portion of my childhood in your family home. I will cherish all...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Amy Kendrick-Vivanco - Menifee, CA

“Such a tremendous loss. Loved by family and friends and a blessing to this world. I will miss you forever. I know she is up in heaven taking...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Joe Kemp - Portland, OR - Nephew

“My aunt will be truly missed just like my father she was such loving and kind hearted person to be around must run in our blood. She truly touched a...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: James kemp - Beaverton, OR

“Mom I had the best vacation with you in oregon and at home in oceanside everytime I go to the beach or see the ocean I will think of you so that will...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: cathy tuschhoff - oceanside, CA

“hi grandma and grandpa i am going to miss you so much you both were big insperations in my life and are always going to be remembered in my heart i...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Christopher D. Smith - SC

“Mom, I love you more than I could ever express. You are the best mother, grandmother, and friend one person could ever wish for. I am completely...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Theresa GIbson - Hemet, CA

“We so enjoyed Mary , each and every time she came out to portand , we met her through her brother who we have known over 30 years , all our kids went...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Linda hanset - Portland, OR

“I wasn’t a very good child. Let’s just say I was a brat but I’m medicated now so I am better but that never deteriorated you from loving me for...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Louise Forshay Hale - CA

“I love you Grandma. I remember when we would always play cards and do puzzles; it was so much fun. I'm glad that I have been lucky enough to have had...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Chelia Burbank - Oceanside, CA

“mom i know that you are not in any pain and you are with pops now . but i just wanted you to meet your great grand daughter and i am very selfish...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: susan smith - spartanburg, SC

“I love you Mom. I miss you so much.We all miss you. But I know your in a better place with dad. And I know your happy. Rest in peace mom. We all...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Mary Jones - Spartanburg , SC

“Susan I am so sorry about the passing of your beloved mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Joyce ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Joyce Conner - Spartanburgh, SC


Mary Lou Kemp Freeman, 72, of Spartanburg, SC, formerly of Hemet, CA, died Monday, November 12, 2012, at her home. Born November 17, 1939 in Garden Grove, CA, she was the daughter of the late Roy Samuel Kemp, Sr. and Katherine Mae Forshay Kemp and widow of Raymond Francis Freeman. She retired from Redmans Homes and attended Brookwood Church.

Survivors include son, Theodore Alfred Menard, Jr. of Moreno Valley, CA; daughters, Mary Elizabeth Jones and Susan Jeanette Smith, both of Spartanburg, SC, Catherine Antoinette Tuschhoff of Oceanside CA, and Theresa Lynn Gibson of Hemet, CA; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother, James Eugene Kemp of Portland, OR.; cousins, Mary Hale, Leona Harrison, and Ronald Renfro, and their families. She was predeceased by a brother, Roy Samuel Kemp, Jr.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday, November 21, 2012 in Riverside National Cemetery, Riverside, CA, under the direction of McWane Family Funeral Home, Hemet, CA.

The J. F. Floyd Mortuary
Spartanburg, SC

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