(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
E.E. Emmons, 59, native and life-long resident of Alcorn county, died at the Corinth hospital following an illness of a year. Burial will be in the Farmington Cemetery.
Mr. Emmons was a member of the Church of Christ. In 1906 he was married to Miss Ethel Voyles, who survives.
Besides his widow he is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W.E. Emmons of Memphis, TN, two sons, George Emmons of Memphis and Eugene Emmons of Warren, OH; a daughter, Mrs. Vera Brooks of Warren, OH; six brothers, K.L. Emmons of Washington, D.C., O.O. Emmons of Memphis, Fred Emmons of Meridian, MS, William M. Emmons of Atlanta, GA, A.C. Emmons and H.H. Emmons of Memphis; three sisters, Mrs. W.F. Seago of Corinth, Miss Bonnie Emmons of Memphis and Mrs. Herbert Parrish of Clarksdale, MS. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren.
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