Billy D. Freeman

Resident of Dahlonega

Mr. Billy D. Freeman, age 85, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, July 7, 2017 at The Oaks at Limestone following a period of declining health.

Billy was born June 12, 1932 in Cartersville, Georgia to parents James Howard and Lizzie Highfield Freeman. He was a retired self-employed carpenter and was a member of Christian Church of Adairsville, Georgia. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Jack Peck, a granddaughter, and mother in law Nola Cowart Miles and a number of brothers and sisters. 

He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Mildred Gertrude Cowart Freeman of Dahlonega, daughter; Patricia Ann Peck, Dahlonega, son and daughter-in-law, Charles Freeman and Sherry Sutton, Cumming, sister; Evolina Williams, Panama City, Florida, and brother, Charles Freeman of Adairsville, Georgia. Six grandchildren and thirteen great grandchildren and also daughter in law Barbara Freeman.

Funeral services were held Sunday, July 9, 2017 in the chapel of Dahlonega Funeral Home with Rev. Jason Buffington officiating. 

Interment followed in Sawnee View Gardens in Cumming.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Arrangements by the professional staff of Dahlonega Funeral Home 20 Gibson Road Dahlonega, GA 30533 706-864-DOVE (3683).

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 36,
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Phone: 706-864-3613
Fax: 706-864-5812