Jerry Lee Freeman, 71, of Frankfort, died August 18, 2019 at his home. He was born June 27, 1948 in Portland, Jay County, Indiana to Stacy Freeman & Mary (Norris) Grayson. He married Margaret Ann Davis on January 5, 1980 and she survives.
A veteran of the U.S. Army, he was stationed in Japan during Vietnam. Jerry was a greeter at Wal-Mart for 20 years, and had worked at Old Indiana Amusement Park and Indiana Glass in Dunkirk. He enjoyed fishing, bowling, playing Yahtzee and was an avid Cubs fan.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be Noon-2 p.m. Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Heart of Fire Church, 3000 E. Wabash, Frankfort. Funeral celebration will follow at 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Wife: Margaret Freeman of Frankfort, 2 Daughters: Michelle (William) Back of Dunkirk, Ind. and Carrie (Greg) Newsome of Gaston, Ind., Sister: Phyllis (Daniel) McCowan of Redkey, Ind.,3 Brothers-in-Law: Bill (Jasmine) Davis of Holland, MI, Joe (Tamiko) Davis of Holland, MI and Rick (Saundra) Davis of Dunkirk, Ind., Sister-in-Law: Penny Davis of Albany, Ind., 6 Grandchildren: Tyler, Emily & Samantha Back and Jacob, Kyann, & Keegan Newsome.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Donna Speidel and Mary Edwards and 2 brothers, Paul Freeman and his twin, Terry Freeman.