J. S. Emerson

Born: Thu., Jan. 4, 1934
Died: Sun., Jan. 5, 2020


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Jan. 07, 2020
Location: Bernard Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Wed., Jan. 08, 2020
Location: Bernard Funeral Home

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J. S. Emerson, 86, of Russell Springs, died Sunday,

January 5, 2020 at the Russell County Hospital.

He was born January 4, 1934 in Russell County

to the late Ira & Elda Harris Emerson.

He was a member of Russell Springs United Baptist

Church where he served as deacon, song leader,

and teacher. He was co-owner of Emerson's Mfg.

Company and former Russell Springs City


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death

by a sister, Pauline Hubbard.

survivors include

wife: Elizabeth Emerson, Russell Springs

1 son: Charles (Angela) Emerson, Russell Springs

2 grandchildren: Tiffany (Kendall) Catron, Russell Springs

                           Justin Ray Emerson, Russell Springs

2 great granddaughters: Taylor Catron and Jalyn Catron

1 brother: Estus (June) Emerson, Russell Springs

1 brother-in-law: Bobby Hubbard, Russell Springs

Funeral service for J. S. Emerson will be 10 AM.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at the Bernard Funeral

Home Chapel with Bro. Glen Richardson, Bro. Ronald

Wilson, and Bro. Ryan Coffey officiating.

Visitation 5-8 PM. Tuesday and 8-10 AM. Wednesday.

Interment in the Russell Springs City Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Gary Emerson, Jeff Hubbard, Bodie Emerson

   Dennis Gosser, Kevin Antle, Kendall Catron

Honorary Pallbearers: Kenny Catron, Mark Kinnett

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.



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