Freeman, Michael Eugene

Friday, January 18, 2013

Michael Eugene Freeman, 50, of Soddy Daisy, died on Monday, January 14, 2013 at his home. 

He was of the Church of God faith. He loved spending time with his family and was an avid outdoorsman. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Terrel and Hazel Freeman, brothers, Paul, Charlie, and Butch and a sister.

He is survived by his loving wife of 10 years, Melissa Freeman, sons, Paul Nathaniel Freeman, Thomas Landon Freeman, daughters, Dolly Johnson, Crystal Freeman, brothers, Terrel Freeman, Jr., Wayne Freeman, Robert Moore, Donald Freeman, sister, Wanda Cross, three grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19, at Dodd Cemetery with the Reverend Aaron Simmons and the Reverend Troy Simmons officiating. 

His family will receive friends from 11 a.m. on Saturday until time of service at the funeral home.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com. 

Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.


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