End Of Watch: Remembering Michael L. Freeland

Michael L. Freeland at Arnold Engineering Development Complex
Michael L. Freeland at The Arnold Engineering Development Complex

(Hillsboro, TN) December 21, 2018:  Protection Strategies Incorporated (PSI) Security Force Officer Michael L. Freeland was laid to rest on Friday December 21, 2018 at the Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery in Nashville, TN with full military honors following a memorial service held at the Coffee County Funeral Chapel.  Mr. Freeland passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2018.  He proudly represented PSI as a Lieutenant supervising Security Force Officers at the Arnold Engineering Development Complex since April 2017.

Michael was born on June 15, 1973 in Monroe, Louisiana.  He was a retired Master Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps after serving our country for over 22 years, Michael enjoyed hunting, playing softball and was an avid Star Wars fan. A lover of cars, Michael was an active member of the Southeast Challengers. Most of all, he loved his family beyond anything else, and was the most loving husband, father and mentor to so many.

Survived by his father, William Freeland; mother, Sherry Freeland; beloved wife of 19 years, Jennifer Freeland; sons, Michael Lance Freeland, Conlan James Freeland; daughter, Aleese Michelle Freeland; brother, Joseph Freeland (Amanda); sister, Kerri Freeland Davis (Randy); in-laws, Gordy and Mary Wallace, Mike and Patricia Crawford; his aunts and uncles; numerous nieces and nephews.