OBITUARY

Robert Browning Emmons

June 27, 1937December 25, 2012

Robert Browning Emmons, 75, of Meadowcrest Circle, Maysville died Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at the University Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Mr. Emmons retired from the United States Postal Service having served as a postal clerk in the Maysville Post Office. He was a member of the Maysville First Christian Church, a member of the Maysville Masonic Lodge #52 and AARP and was a veteran having served in the United States Air Force. He was born in Fleming County, Kentucky the son of the late Leslie and Bessie Pickett Fleming Emmons. He is survived by his wife, Juanita Moore Emmons; four sons, Robert Paul Emmons, Mark Wayne Emmons, Gary Dale Emmons (Kathy) and Noel Anthony Emmons all of Maysville; three step-sons, Kevin Brian Pigman (Melissa) of Brentwood, TN, Craig Brent Pigman (Amy) of Loveland, OH and Eric Lloyd Pigman (Carla) of Dover, NH and nine grandchildren, Kalyn Emmons, Morgan Schroer, Winston Coty Emmons, Zachary Pigman, Kaley Pigman, Chase Pigman, Brent Pigman, Ryan Pigman and Laurel Pigman. He is also survived by one brother, Carey Emmons (Suzanne) of Ripley, OH and six sisters, Anita Curtis, Alice Litton and Winona Reeder all of Maysville, Christina Booton of Flemingsburg, KY, Louisa Mathis (Ross) of Dayton, OH and Maxine Rankin (Jack) of Lima, OH. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his second wife, Lois Jones Emmons and two brothers, Noel T. Emmons and John Q. Emmons. Funeral services for Robert B. Emmons will be held at the Maysville First Christian Church at 11:00 AM Saturday, December 29, 2012 with Reverend Steve Lesher and Reverend Scott Phillips officiating. His sons and step-sons will serve as pallbearers. Military rites will be conducted by the VFW Simon Kenton Post 2734. Visitation will be held at the Knox and Brothers Funeral Home Friday, December 28, 2012 from 5 to 8 PM with Masonic Rites at 7:00 PM. Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church, 18 E. Third St. Maysville, KY 41056 or Hospice of Hope, 909 Kenton Station Dr. Maysville, KY 41056 or the American Cancer Society, Mason County Unit % Liz Wallingford, 938 Jersey Ridge Rd. Maysville, KY 41056.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, December 28, 2012
  • Memorial Service Saturday, December 29, 2012
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December 29, 2012

juanita, our condolences to you and all the family. rendell and anna lawson

Bob Marshall

December 29, 2012

What a great man. I will sure miss him at the flemingsburg 112 lodge. Always willing to help out what ever it was. My condolences to the family. Bob and Jannie Marshall

Bill Sewell

December 29, 2012

To the Emmons family,

Please accept my deep condolences upon Bob's passing. I had many interactions with him in the post office in the 80's and 90's. He was always courteous and gentile to me. It was a pleasure to know him and I shall miss him a lot

Sincerely and with warm regards,

Bill Sewell

December 28, 2012

Just read about Bob online, He was a great guy! Sorry we can't be there since we just got to Florida, our thoughts are with you, the family, thinking of you with our deepest sympathies........Mac. Lovell, BJ, & Zack

December 28, 2012

"Juanita, our condolences to you and your family during this difficult time. Bonnie and Ancil Conley"

December 28, 2012

Juanita, my condolences and deepest sympathies to you, your and Bob's families.

Carson

December 28, 2012

I will always remember you for your work in the Blue Lodge here in Flemingsburg Ky 112 Jim Farley

FROM THE FAMILY