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Willie Henry Emerson

SMITHS GROVE – Willie Henry Emerson, age 87, passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2024 at his residence. He was born in Barren County to the late Omer and Louise Fisher Emerson on November 20, 1936. Willie was married to the late Mary Ann Emerson.

Willie was a carpenter, farmer, bus driver for Barren County Schools, and worked at Houchens Grocery. He was a member of New Beginnings Church.

He leaves to honor his memory his sons, Henry Douglas Emerson (Jean Ann) and Willard Joe Emerson (Tina) of Smiths Grove; grandchildren, Chris Emerson (Autumn), Dustin Emerson, Ashley Emerson, and Amanda Thomas (Curtis); ten great-grandchildren; sister, Joyce Ann Cooke; sister-in-law, Joanna Nuckols (Steve); and bro-in-law, Jimmy Morgan.

Interment will be in Merry Oaks Cemetery.

VISITATION – 2 —7 PM, Thursday, January 11, 2024, and 10 AM– 2 PM, Friday, January 12, 2024, at Patton Funeral Home Park City Chapel

FUNERAL SERVICE – 2 PM, Friday, January 12, 2024, at Patton Funeral Home Park City Chapel

Online condolences can be made at www.pattonfuneralhome.com.

 

 

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