July 2, 1957 – October 19, 2022
Wendell – Michael Lindsey Freeman, 65, died on Wednesday. He was born in Columbia, SC to the late Harold Jennings & Emily Marie Brannan Freeman. He served his country in the United States Navy. Mr. Freeman was selfless and his kids were his end all. A brilliant man with many talents who could fix anything. He had a deep love of scuba diving, Harley Davidson’s, warm cheese sticks and flying drones with his brother Mitchell. Mr. Freeman recently received the Federal Aviation Administration’s Drone Pilot’s License.
He is survived by his children, Michael J. Freeman (Kristin), Keith Freeman (Cassie), Ashley Baio (Charlie), Emily Freeman (Brandon); siblings, Mitchell Freeman (Becky), Nancy Roache (Richard), Shela Jordan; grandchildren; Rory Christian, C.J. Baio, Aaron Baio; nephew, Paul Roache (Erin); nieces, Stephanie Roache, Kara Durrette (David) & Skyler Johnson.
In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to the Navy Marine Corps Relief Society.
Memorial service 7 pm, Thursday at Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC 27591, www.stricklandfuneral.com