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Hundreds gather for memorial service for respected TSU debate coach Dr. Thomas Freeman who died at 100
HOUSTON Texas Southern University and the Houston community gathered Tuesday to pay tribute and say their goodbyes to the educational icon, Dr. Thomas F. Freeman, who died on June 6. Hundreds gathered for the public visitation and memorial service held Tuesday morning at the Health and Physical Education Arena on the campus of TSU. Today we celebrate the life of Dr. Thomas F. Freeman. pic.twitter.com/F2u8HPaQwf Texas Southern University (@TexasSouthern) June 16, 2020In Freemans honor, TSU created the Dr. Thomas F. Freeman Memorial Fund with the purpose of advancing the TSU Debate Team program. Freeman started his career at TSU in 1949, founding the schools legendary debate team and its weekend college program.