J. L. Emmons
J. L. Emmons, 86, of Center, passed away Monday, August 28, 2017, in Center. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, September 4, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Bro. Don Windham officiating. Interment will follow at White Rock Cemetery in Center. Visitation will be held prior to the service, beginning at 12 noon. J. L. Emmons was born on February 6, 1931, in Shelby County, to Leland Emmons and Johnie Choate Emmons. He served in the United States army and was a member of Mt. Calvary Full Gospel Church. He is survived by Daughter and Son-in-law: Pamela and Billy Bolton, Grandchildren: Chris Bolton and wife, Misty Misty Wright and husband, Chance, Great Grandchildren: Ashton Emmons, Kellie Morgan and husband, Brandon, Zachary Bolton, Rosalyn Wright, Jacob Zavada, Carson Emmons, Bethany Emmons, Delylah Wright, and Mason Morgan. Preceded in death by Wife: Carolyn Patterson Emmons, Son: Rodney Emmons, Granddaughter: Katina Emmons Parents: Leland Emmons and Johnie Choate Emmons. Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com.