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Christopher George Freels

July 5, 1972 — September 18, 2023


Christopher George Freels


Christopher George Freels, 51, of Gentry, Arkansas passed away peacefully Monday, September 18, 2023 at the Earlene Howard Hospice Home in Springdale, Arkansas.


Chris was born July 5, 1972 in San Andreas, California to Colonel and Sandra Freels. He enjoyed many outdoor activities such as swimming, camping, and listening to music. He had a love for big trucks from admiring his dad’s career of being a truck driver. His family also brought him joy.


He is survived by his mom, Sandra Freels of the home; brother, Mike Freels of Gentry, AR; sister, Angela Drake and husband Kendall of Colcord, OK; 4 nieces, Cassie Foster of Centerton, AR., Mandy Ballard of Gentry, AR., Ashley Setzer of Gentry, AR., and Kendra Drake of Gentry, AR; 11 great nieces and nephews; 1 great-great nephew; and many other loved ones.


He is preceded in death by his dad, Colonel Freels.


A visitation will be held 4:00pm-8:00pm, Monday, September 25, 2023 at Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs, AR.


The graveside service will be held 2:00pm, Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at Fairmount Cemetery of Gentry, AR. Pastor Johnny Harp will officiate the service.



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Past Services


Monday, September 25, 2023

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Backstrom Pyeatte Funeral Home - Siloam Springs

1401 E Main St, Siloam Springs, AR 72761

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Graveside Service

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

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