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Billie Freedom Bailey

June 23, 1934 — July 16, 2023

Knoxville

Billie Freedom Bailey, age 89 of Knoxville, Tennessee, formerly of Union County, passed away July 16, 2023. He was born June 23, 1934. He was a member of New Friendship Baptist Church. An antique dealer at Green Acres Flea Market for over forty years. He was a loving husband, dad, grandfather and great-grandfather. Preceded in death by parents Dona and Edgebert Bailey, wife Betty Bailey, and son Chucky Vandergriff and sister Mae Tharp. Survived by daughter Linda Nelson, special grandsons Kenneth Nelson Jr., Gregory Nelson and Jason Nelson, great-grandsons Cody Nelson, Chaz, and Toby, nephew Carson Tharp, niece Sue Tharp, first cousin Faye Hickle, special friends Handy and Marlene Kaiser, Elvis Doane and Nancy Oaks, Joe and Sheila Kaiser, and Steve Dalton. Special thanks to Chuck, Dan, Dennis, Brent, and all of his flea market friends. Friends and family may call at their convenience from 11:00am-4:00pm Wednesday, July 19, 2023, at Mynatt Funeral Home Fountain City Chapel. Family and friends will meet 10:45am Friday, July 21, 2023, at Lynnhurst Cemetery for an 11:00am graveside service Officiated by Tim Tatum. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mynattfh.com

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Wednesday, July 19, 2023

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