Freeman E. “Moose” Peart, 79, of Bridge City, died Thursday, April 15, 2010, in his home.

A memorial gathering of family and friends will be from noon -4 p.m. Saturday, April 24, in Freeman’s home, 2255 Granger Drive in Bridge City. Cremation will be under the direction of Claybar Haven of Rest Crematory.

Born in Houston Dec. 5, 1930, Freeman was the son of Freeman Paul Peart and Amy (Richard) Peart. He worked as a pipefitter for Local Pipefitter 195.
He was preceded in death by his wife, John Eva Peart; son, Murphy Wade Peart; and his sister, Francis Louise Vickers.

Freeman is survived by his sons and daughters-in-laws, Freeman Thomas and Cathy Peart of Bridge City, John Robert and Trudy Peart also of Bridge City, and Douglas Wayne and Mary Peart of Wisconsin; grandchildren, Shane Idleman, Melanie Kline, Cindy Peart, Elizabeth Myers, Michael Peart, and Jacob Peart; great-grandchildren, Jack and Hazel Kline, Abigail Myers, and Charlotte Peart.

For those who wish, memorial contributions may be made to Odyssey Hospice, 550 Fannin St., Beaumont 77701.