Bobby Calloway

Published 1:39 pm Tuesday, April 19, 2022

On Friday, April 15, 2022, Bobby Charles Calloway was called home. Bobby Charles was born on Oct. 10, 1959, to the late David Edward Freeman and Chettie Lee Calloway Freeman.

Bobby was a graduate of Bogalusa High School. He loved people and enjoyed lending a helping hand. He would do anything to help anyone.

He leaves to cherish his memories: four sisters, Dorothy (Phillip) Bias of New Orleans, Dr. Charlotte Freeman of Memphis, Tenn., Sherry (La’Roy) Burton of Franklinton, and Lillie Freeman of Bogalusa; one niece, Estelle Richards of New Orleans; aunts, Lillie Calloway-Reed of Avondale, and Minister Mary Calloway-Adams of San Bernardino, Calif.; uncle, Frank Calloway of Petal, Miss.; great-nieces, Jazmine Freeman, Taylor Freeman, Destinee Richards, and Ty-Tyanna Owens, all of Bogalusa, Jah’Nae Johnson of Sandy Hook, Miss., and Armiyah Burton of Franklinton; great-nephew, Kyrel Burton of Franklinton; great-great-niece, Skylar Laurent of Bogalusa; great-great-nephew, Sterling Laurent III of Bogalusa; and a host of extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, David Edward Freeman and Chettie Lee Calloway Freeman; one brother, David Earl Freeman; maternal grandparents, Lamar and Jessina Calloway; uncles, Willie Calloway, Johnny Calloway, Simon Calloway and Charles Calloway; and aunts, Willie Ruth Garraway and Sandra Burden.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 23, at 1 p.m. at the Crain and Sons Funeral Home Chapel in Bogalusa, with viewing from 10 a.m. until noon. Interment will follow at the Ponemah Cemetery in Bogalusa. A private family repast will be held.