Ernest L. Freeman

Ernest L. Freeman, 84, died Feb. 13, 2009 at the Barnwell County Hospital.

Funeral service was held Feb. 15 at Trinity Baptist Church with the Revs. Romie Martin and Gerry Williams officiating. Burial was in the Hilda First Baptist Church Cemetery. Mole Funeral Home of Barnwell was in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Freeman was born on Oct. 20, 1924 in Bamberg County. He was the son of the late Earl and Eula Hutto Freeman. He was a retired employee of the Savannah River Site and had worked at Milliken for over 23 years. He was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church. He was predeceased by a brother, Hammond Freeman.

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Frankie Grubbs Freeman of Hilda; one daughter, Shirley F. (Steve) Hutson of Blackville; two sons, Donnie H Freeman of Columbia and Doug (Teresa) Freeman of Olar; two grandchildren and two step grandchildren.; one sister, Margaret Hutto of Denmark; two brothers, David Freeman of Jackson and Earl Freeman of Wrens, Ga.
The People-Sentinel 02/18/09