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Alexison Javon (“Lil Yogi”) Freeman

June 3, 1983 ~ April 6, 2022 (age 38) 38 Years Old


Alexison  Jovan freeman lifted up his eyes to heaven and God welcomed  him home on Wednesday April 6, 2022.    He was born on June 3, 1989, to the union of Angela and the late Joseph Freeman.   Alexison was a member of the St. John Baptist church located in Opelousas la pastor Ronald Freeman Sr.   

Alexison known to many as Jovan spent most of his days working, and spending time with his kids.   He enjoyed playing basketball.   Basketball was his life he enjoyed being on the court.  He played AAU where his dad the late Joseph Freeman was his coach.  He then played for Ville Platte high bull dogs his high  school years where he contributed to leading his team to top 28 multiple times.   While playing for vphs he accomplished being voted for all American by McDonald’s his senior year in high school.   He went on to play basketball for pierce community college in Tacoma, Washington then later transferred to play college basket ball for Northland College in Minnesota.

Alexsion socially known as “lil yogi”  always had  the biggest smile on his face, ready to joke and clown and make you some trouble.   He was a very respectful, loving and dedicated Father and Husband.    He loved spending time with his family and friends especially his kids.   He loved his family endlessly and always wanted to be around family and have gathering.  The memories they share will last a life time.

He was baptized at an early age at True Vine Baptist in Grand Praire, la by the late Rev. L. T. Thomas.  He later joined the St. John Baptist church in Opelousas, La under the leadership of his uncle pastor Ronald Freeman Sr.   He is survived by  wife Elizabeth (Nellie) Freeman: his kids, daughters JhaeveonnaFreeman, Yazminn Ardoin, his sons, Alexsion Freeman jr, Lathan Freeman: his mothers,  Angela Freeman all from Ville Platte , La, his siblings,  Lakeithia Wilson( Lorenzo) of Sugarland, tx, Nakayla  Freeman( Derrick)of Morrow, la , Jedaiah Freeman of Ville Platte la.  He is also survived by a host of Aunts, Uncles, grandmother, grandfather, nieces, nephews and God kids and friends.    He was preceded in death by his father the late Joseph Freeman, Paternal grandmother: MyrtleneFreeman, Paternal grandfather, Ferry Freeman Sr, two uncles Michael Freeman and Ferry freeman jr, two aunties; Margaret Thomas and Jeanette Tezeno,, two nieces Alaira and Aja wilson.   And God mother the late Geneva Tezeno, Brother in law, Holden Ardoin.  

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April 14, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Funeral Service
April 14, 2022

6:00 PM
St. John Baptist Church
529 Augustus Street
Opelousas, LA 70570

April 15, 2022

10:00 AM
Serenity Cemetary
7352 Hwy 31
Opelousas, LA 70570


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