David Rogers Freeman

October 30, 1945 - May 28, 2014

10/30/1945 - 05/28/2014

David Rogers Freeman, 68, of Dana went to be with the Lord Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at his residence following a long illness. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Wilson C. and Ella C. Gilreath Freeman. He worked with and retired from Eucusta Corporation after thirty-seven and a half years of service. He was a graduate of East Henderson High School, AB Tech. Community College, and Blue Ridge Community College. David was a member of Hoopers Creek Baptist Church, and a proud member of A.A. He loved going to Pigeon Forge, TN with his family.

Survivors include his loving wife of forty-nine years Judith Hoots Freeman; two children, David Anthony Freeman (April), Tracy Freeman Bright (Rusty); four grandchildren, Autumn, Aidan, Ragan, and J.T.; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be at 2:00 pm Sunday, June 1, 2014 at Hoopers Creek Baptist Church with the Revs. Phillip Youngblood and Keith Norris officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 pm prior to the service in the church, and at other times will be at the residence.

Memorials may be made to the Mission fund at Hoopers Creek Baptist Church, Hoopers Creek Road, Fletcher, NC 28732, or Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.

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Tammy Gibson
8 years ago

May the ìGod of all comfortî provide you and your family with peace and comfort during this difficult time. (2 Corinthians 1:3:-7)

Kelly Cole Richardson and Safi
8 years ago

I loved Uncle David very much. All my prayers and thoughts are with all of the family in this hard time. GOD Bless. He is now in peace.

Imogene Justus Powell
8 years ago


My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.


David and Susan Walker
8 years ago

We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Floyd Cole Jr.
8 years ago

Dear Judy and Family.I am really sorry for your lost.I know this is a sad time for you and your family.David was a good friend over the years.The best to you and your family. Your Friend, Floyd

Ellen Edney Reed
8 years ago



Alan & Ann Jurgens
8 years ago

God bless you Tracy and comfort your family at the home going of your Father. We are very sorry for your loss and pray God gives you peace and healing in this season.

Larry and Rita Sweezy
8 years ago

Judy and Family,

We are so sorry for your loss. David will be missed by so many. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jane Ward Souther
8 years ago

Judy and family,

I’m so sorry to hear of David’s passing. I fondly remember you both well from East. May your wonderful memories of him and the strength you get from our Lord carry you through this difficult time. Love, Jane Ward Souther