Netta Mae Thomas Emberton
TOMPKINSVILLE — Netta Mae Thomas Emberton, 79, of Tompkinsville, passed away on her and her late husband, Ancil’s, 61st wedding anniversary, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at their home.
Netta was born in Tompkinsville on Feb. 24, 1934, a daughter of the late Tessie Mae (Turner) and James Basil Thomas.
On Oct. 28, 1952, in Indianapolis, Ind., she married Ancil Emberton, who precedes her in death.
Netta worked as a clerk at the National Store in Tompkinsville and was also a pre-school teacher's aid for 20 years. She was a member of Mud Lick Church of Christ East.
Netta is survived by two daughters, Mitzi Emberton, of Tompkinsville; Marcia Spear, of Lebanon, Tenn.; one son, Mark Emberton, of Tompkinsville; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Netta is also survived by two sisters, Nina Curtis, of Whitehouse, Tenn., and Nelda Pardue, of Louisville.
She is preceded in death by two brothers, Ray and Ronald Thomas.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Brother Gary Emberton and Brother Bradley Shaw officiating. Visitation is after noon Thursday and 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial is in Bethlehem Cemetery.
BOWLING GREEN — Billy Law, no age given, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at The Medical Center at Bowling Green.
He was the son of the late James Ebb Law and Annie Graves Law and husband to Nancy Jenkins Law.
Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at Strode Funeral Home in Scottsville with burial to follow in Crescent Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Wednesday and after 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
BOWLING GREEN — Thelma Lewis Merideth, 60, of Bowling Green, died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late Roy and Ethel House Lewis and the wife of Jesse Merideth, who survives.
Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling Green Chapel. Cremation was chosen. Visitation is 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.