US Marine Corps

Charles Howard Freeman

September 27, 1949 ~ September 26, 2019 (age 69)


Charles Howard Freeman, 69, of Elizabethtown, KY passed away Thursday, September 26, 2019 in Gatlinburg, TN.

Mr. Freeman was a veteran of the Vietnam war having served in the United States Marine Corps. His membership include: Honor Guard Squadron Rifleman for the Perry Braden Marine Corps League Detachment 402 of Elizabethtown, KY, American Legion Post #113, Elizabethtown, KY, and Dow Corning retiree group. He was also an avid runner and had been a teacher for Hardin county schools.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Howard Freeman; two sisters, Charlotte Freeman Vaughan, and Cynthia Thompson Turner.

Survivors include his wife of thirty three years, Tammy Freeman of Elizabethtown, KY; five sons, Brandon, Charles “Chip”, Matthew, Nathan, Charles; seven grandchildren; his mother, Kathryn Virginia Thompson; two sisters, Connie Eads & her husband, Charlie, Karen Owens & her husband, John; and a host of family & friends..  

Visitation will be from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM Tuesday and from 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM Wednesday at Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove, KY.

Funeral services for Mr. Freeman will be held at 1:00 PM, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at the chapel of Chism Family Funeral Home, Vine Grove, KY.  Burial with military honors will follow at 2:00 PM at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff, KY.

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