Fred W. Acree

  • Born: July 21, 1933
  • Died: March 22, 2012
  • Location: Longview, Texas

Tribute & Message From The Family

Fred W. Acree age 78, of Longview, passed away March 21, 2012 at Good Shepherd Medical Center, Longview. He was born to Dan and Bulah Acree July 21, 1933 in Point, LA. It was there he attending local schools growing up. On August 5, 1956 Fred married Joyce Davis. They moved Longview, TX where they made their home for the next for the next 56 years raising a family. For 15 years Fred worked for Letourneau Industries. He then started his own business, A&D Metal Building Erections. Fred belonged to the Elks Lodge, Knights of Epiphany and was a life-time member of the VFW. He loved to hunt and fish and was devoted to his family. Fred is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Joyce Acree, daughter, Pamela Blalack and her fiancé, Lynn Jones, son, Ronnie Acree and his wife Karen, daughter, Sandy Thomas and her husband Benjie, grandchildren, Crystal Thornton, Kim Fourman, Jenna Collins, Brandon Gilbert, Lauren and Jessica Acree, Aaron and Alex Thomas, 7 great-grandchildren and 2 sisters. Memorial services will be Saturday, March 24, 2012 at Rader Funeral Home Longview, starting at 10am. In lue' of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Joyce,may God bless you and your family as you await the ressurrection!We have so many good memories of you from the VFW, and the Bream Tournaments.Not to mention the BBQ,shrimp,and wonderful steaks! He will be greatly missed,and was certainly loved. Jimmy and Merrill Marsh, and family!

Posted by Merrill Marsh - Gladewater, TX   March 25, 2012

Pam, Thinking about you and your family during this hard time. Praying God's grace will not only keep you, but will also lead you day by day. With Heartfelt Sympathy, Kay Pruitt Leonard

Posted by Kay Leonard - Longview, TX   March 24, 2012

Aunt Joyce, all the children of Jimmy Davis wish to pay their condolences. You an all of your family will be in our hearts an prayers.

Posted by Terri - Hallsville, TX   March 24, 2012

Fred has been a friend for so many years it is hard to imagine him not being present. I regret that my health will not permit me to be present at his memorial service. My thoughts are with you.

Posted by George Grogan - Longview, TX   March 24, 2012

My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Posted by Marguerite Hallum - Longview, TX   March 23, 2012

Joyce, So sorry to hear about Mr. Acree. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Paula (East Texas Hearing Solutions)

Posted by Paula Davis - Longview, TX   March 23, 2012

Pam...was so sorry to hear about your dad...The girls and I will have all of you in our hearts and prayers...

Posted by Lisa Martin - Gladewater, TX   March 23, 2012