Funeral service for Nancy Carolie Freeman, age 85, of Owens Cross Roads, AL, formerly of Fayetteville, TN, will be held at 2 PM on Monday, July 31, 2023, at Higgins Funeral Home with Carol Holt officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 1 PM until the time of service at Higgins.
Nancy was born on January 31, 1938, in Bradley, IL. She worked for Hardees and later as a nurse’s aide at Lincoln Care Center in Fayetteville. Ms. Freeman was a devout Christian. She loved the Lord, her family, and was a member of Jesus Church. Nancy passed away on July 28, 2023, at Barfield Health and Rehab in Guntersville, AL.
Survivors include her daughters, Bonnie (Michael) Bailey of Rainsville, AL, Sylvia (Robert) Strong of Fayetteville, and Gloria (Rodney) Honea of Owens Cross Roads, AL; grandchildren, Camille (Bryan) Raby, Amanda (Kane) Rigsby, Michael (Josh) Bailey, Stacy Howard, Austin (Carrie) Williams, and Aaron (Stephanie) Barron; great-grandchildren, Mackenzie, Abigail, Olivia, Zachary, and Skylar Rigsby, London Williams, Harper Neely, Hamilton and Sterling Raby, and Naomi Williams; and a sister, Janit Hull.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents, Fredric Vagt and Florence Uretta Houseworth; daughter, Gail Carolyn McGunnis; brother, Fred Vagt, Jr.; and a sister, Beverly Rankin.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Nancy Caroline Freeman.