May 9, 2021
Roy Prentice Freeman, 68, of Gray, passed away Sunday, May 9, after a nine-year battle with cancer. A memorial service was held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 12, at Hart’s Mortuary Jones County Chapel.
Mr. Freeman met his wife on a blind date and was happily married for 44 years. After serving in the National Guard, he worked at Proctor and Gamble and ADM before becoming self-employed as an Infrared Thermographer. He has been enjoying retirement for the past three years with his wife. He enjoyed spending time with his boxer, Peach, working on his land, gardening, and driving his tractors. Mr. Freeman was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and son, who devoted his life to loving his family, friends, and the Lord. Mr. Freeman was a member of Northridge Baptist Church for over 50 years.
He is survived by his wife, Lavane Paramore Freeman; children, Lessie (Steve) Burnley, and Russell (Brooke) Freeman; five grandchildren, Seth Freeman, Grant Burnley, Harleigh Freeman, Brooklyn Freeman, and Dallas Freeman; and siblings, Angelia Freeman and Joellen Henson. Mr. Freeman was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard Freeman and Beulah Freeman.
Please visit www. hartsmort.com to express condolences.
Hart’s Jones County Chapel, Hart’s Mortuary and Cremation Center, 307 Pecan Lane, Gray, GA 31032, had charge of the arrangements.