James Freeman

Obituary of James Donald Freeman

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Funeral services for James Donald Freeman, age 85, of Ranburne will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2024, at 3:00 PM Central time at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Bro. Ronnie Cook and Bro. Keith Benefield officiating.  Burial will follow at Bowdon City Cemetery in Bowdon, Georgia.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1:00-3:00 PM Central time on Saturday before services begin.

Mr. Freeman passed away on Thursday, May 16, 2024, at Regional Medical Center in Anniston, Alabama.

Survivors include his wife, Kathy Freeman of Ranburne; one sister, Marjorie Middlebrooks of Bowdon, GA; and a bundle of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Jamie Smith, Richie Smith, Tim Smith, Kevin Smith, Randall Smith, and Todd Freeman.

A Randolph County native, Mr. Freeman was born on February 15, 1939, the son of Carl and Ellie Mae Walker Freeman.  He was Baptist by faith and worked for the Alabama Department of Transportation before retiring.  Mr. Freeman was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, T. J. Freeman and Sam Freeman.

Memorials may be floral.




1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday, May 18, 2024
Benefield Funeral Home
17624 Highway 431
Wedowee, Alabama, United States
Times are Central time.

Funeral services

3:00 pm
Saturday, May 18, 2024
Benefield Funeral Chapel
17624 Hwy 431
Wedowee, Alabama, United States
Times are Central time


Bowdon City Cemetery
Johnson Street
Bowdon, Georgia, United States
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