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Whitfield Funeral Home
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Hamilton Mill

Jerry William Free

Obituary Date: Saturday, April 16, 2022


Jerry William Free, age 65 of Alto, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.

Born in Hall County, Georgia on April 16, 1957, he was a son of the late Donald Everett & Marilyn Geraldine Stanley Free. Jerry was a retired truck driver with Hoyt Wilson Trucking with over 35 years of dedicated service. In his spare time, he was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, hunting, & fast car racing. Jerry was of the Christian faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Robin Free.

Survivors include his loving wife of 30 years, Doris Ann Dailey Free of Alto, GA; sons & daughters-in-law, Michael & Martha Ivester of Alto, GA; Chris & Melissa Ivester of Lula, GA; daughters, Amy Hunter, Sandy Free, & Katie Free all of Alto, GA; 11 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; as well as several other relatives, & a host of friends.

Jerry’s wishes were to be cremated.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later time.

An online guest registry is available for the Free family at

Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville, Georgia. (706) 754-6256

Funeral Home
Hillside Memorial Chapel and Gardens
5495 Highway 197 S, PO Box 305, Clarkesville 30523