March 11, 2009 - Sept. 29, 2019
JONES COUNTY: Master Emmanuel James “E-Man” or “Boo Boo” Tidwell, 10, of Swift Creek Drive, passed away Sunday, Sept. 29. The family will greet friends from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11, at Gray Memorial Chapel in Gray. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, graveside at Macon Memorial Park with Rev. Randy Darnell officiating.
Master Tidwell was born March 11, 2009, in Macon and had lived in Jones County his entire life. He was a fifth grader at Wells Elementary School and he was a sweet, sweet child with a “heart of gold.” Emmanuel was an Xbox guru and loved to surf Youtube videos. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Tim Freeman and Ken Tidwell; uncle, Jaime Tidwell; and his great-grandparents, Juanita and Glenn Austin.
Master Tidwell is survived by his mother, Sierra Freeman; father, Jesse Tidwell; grandmothers, Terri Freeman and Sherry Ford; sister, Melody Rose Tidwell and her mother, Christina Smith; uncles, Joey Tidwell, Michael (Heather Freeman), and Jimmy Tidwell; and by his Nana, Patricia Tidwell.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Emmanuel’s sister Melody survivor account care of Robins Financial Credit Union.
Gray Memorial Chapel and Crematory is honored to be entrusted with the arrangements for Master Emmanuel James Tidwell.
Please visit the online memorial at www.graymemorialchapel.com.