Jimmy M. “Sally” Emerson

Obituary form for Paris Post-Intelligencer

McEvoy Funeral Home, Inc.

Paris, TN 38242      Phone # (731)642-1441

Name: City & State Jimmy M. “Sally” Emerson of Como, TN
Age: 90
Date of Death: Friday, December 2, 2022
Place of Death: His residence
Funeral Time/Day: 1:00 PM Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Place of Funeral: McEvoy Funeral Home
Minister/Celebrant: Dean Emerson (son), David Allbritten (son-in-law) and Debra McGuire.
Place of Burial: Olive Branch Cemetery
Visitation: 4:00-7:00 PM Monday, December 5, 2022 and after 11:00 AM Tuesday
Date/Place of Birth: December 19, 1931 in Henry Co., TN
Pallbearers: Jeff Henderson, David Henderson, Bobby Doran, Jimmy Myatt, Jerry Wagner, and Reed Shepherd

Honorary Pallbearers: All of Sally’s golfing buddies.

Both Parents Names: 

include mother’s maiden

(surviving or preceded)

Claude Maxwell Emerson and Beulah Z Allen Emerson, both preceded
Spouse: Date of Marriage

   (surviving or preceded)

Ethel Irene Collins Emerson of Como, TN; Married: August 16, 1958
Daughters: City/State Linda (David) Allbritten of Murray, KY

Nancy (Bobbie) Rogers of Trenton, TN

Susan (Roger) Nance of Como, TN

Sons: City/State Dean (Nan) Emerson of Bartlett, TN
Grandchildren: Survived by 13; Preceded by 2.
Great Grandchildren: Survived by 14; Preceded by 2.
Personal Information: Jimmy was a member of Olive Branch United Methodist Church where he was treasurer for over 50 years. He was a Veteran of the United Stats Air Force. He was a member of the Paris Masonic Lodge #108 and a member of the Martha Chapter 155 of the Eastern Star. He was passionate about his sports which included, golf, fishing, washer pitching, softball, bowling, hunting, and card playing. Most of all he loved God and his family.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Olive Branch United Methodist Church, 1895 Hwy 140 N., Cottage Grove, TN 38224.