January 4, 1929 – March 27, 2021
Emery Waggoner, 92, of Hope, AR. passed away on Saturday, March 27, 2021. He was born on January 4,1929 in Texarkana, AR. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and Army where he served during World War II and the Korean Conflict. When he was discharged from the Army he became a sign painter for many years before joining the Reliable Insurance Co. where he was an insurance salesman for 20 plus years before he retired. He was also a member of the Mason Lodge. He loved hunting and fishing and the outdoors.
He was preceded in death by his wife Sally Waggoner; three brothers Travis Waggoner, Earnest Hensley and Warren Hensley and one sister Evelyn Harvey.
He is survived by one son and daughter-in-law Gary and Terry Waggoner of Hope, AR. One granddaughter Jackie Ratcliff and husband Aaron; one great-granddaughter Shelby Ratcliff.
Graveside funeral service will be 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at Genoa Central Church of Christ Cemetery in Genoa, AR. with Brother Neil Ridling officiating. There will be no formal visitation.
Condolences may be left at www.eastfunralhomes.com
Graveside Funeral Service
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
March 28, 2021
I remember all his dogs were named “Susie” which as a kid I thought was the wildest thing. I also remember him sitting in his chair when we would come over for something and him just chatting away with us.
Bill Patricia will mortensen Mortensen
March 28, 2021
Uncle emery was my last and sweetest uncle. He was so much fun to be around. He was always there when l WAS SICK OR IN. HOSPITAL . I'LL MISS HIM LOT.