In a press release issued by Albany State University, FOX 31 has learned that that the First Lady of Albany State University, Mrs. Jo Neal Freeman, has passed away.
The full release from Albany State University is posted below:
It is with much despair and regret that we inform you of the passing of the First Lady of Albany State University, Mrs. Jo Neal Freeman. Your prayers are solicited on behalf of President Everette Freeman and his family during this time of bereavement. Due to the large volume of calls and concerns, expressions of sympathy should be directed via email to weloveJoFreeman@asurams.edu and to Albany State University, the Office of the President at 504 College Drive Albany, GA 31705. Final arrangements for Mrs. Freeman are pending at this time.
For more information, please contact the Office of the President (229) 430-2799.
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