Emmett Murphy Lilly

January 31, 1942May 20, 2017

Emmett Murphy Lilly, Jr., 75, of Lynchburg passed away Saturday, May 20, 2017, at Virginia Baptist Hospital. He was the husband of the late Judith Lanum Lilly. Born January 31, 1942, in Charlottesville, he was the son of the late Emmett Murphy Lilly, Sr. and the late Estelle Mars Lilly.

Emmett was the former owner/operator of AAA Cleaning Service, Inc., and a member of Lynchburg Church of Christ.

Emmett is survived by his daughter, Anita Stromer of Lynchburg.

A graveside service will be conducted 1 p.m., Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at Riverview Cemetery in Charlottesville, VA.

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Whitten Park Avenue Chapel is serving the family, (434) 845-4521.


  • Graveside Service

    Tuesday, May 30, 2017


Emmett Murphy Lilly

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Leta Averett

May 29, 2017

Anita, I am so sorry for your loss. Emmett was a friend to all of us here at mcgurk and we will miss him sorely. blessings upon you.

Frank Hawkins

May 28, 2017

My father, Mr. Frank Hawkins would like to send his love, prayers and condolences. We are sorry to hear about the passing of Mr. Emmitt.
Frank Hawkins (Roanoke, Va)

May 24, 2017

Anita, sending you love and prayers. May God hold you near to him and comfort you at this difficult time in the loss of your Dad. I hold so many memories of your family in my heart.

Love, Linda Bickers Ritter Murrells Inlet, South Carolina

Charles Crickenberger

May 22, 2017

Sorry to hear about Emmitt,keeping Anita and the family in our prayers
Charles & Wilma Crickenberger

Jeff crickenberger

May 22, 2017

So sorry to hear about Emmet..Keeping Anita and the rest of the family in our prayers

May 22, 2017

May God's loving kindness and comfort help you and your family through this very sad time Psalms 29:11