Gary Alan “Bud” Lee
BLOUNTSTOWN - Gary Alan “Bud” Free, 62, of Blountstown, passed away Friday, March 17, 2017 in Panama City. He was born on April 5, 1954 in Blountstown to Sidney Free and Thelma Wise Free. He had lived in Blountstown for the past 25 years, coming from Tallahassee. He worked at many different jobs during his life and anyone who knew him, “Bud was Bud, you got to love him.”
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Tracy Free Parker; and the mother of his children, Tammy Raker Sanders.
Survivors include one daughter, Amy Ingram and her husband, Steve of Crawfordville; two brothers, Gene Free and his wife, Patricia of Bristol and James David Free of Blountstown; three sisters, Donnei Deighton of Lloyd, Linda Sable of Blountstown and Sue Bowen of White Springs; six grandchildren, Brandon, Sarah, Kayla, Kristen, Shaun and Hunter; two great-grandchildren, Hailey and Hayden; and a lifelong friend, Gary Jones of Tallahassee.
Memorialization will be by cremation.
Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown is in charge of the arrangements.