Virginia D. (Tankersly) Emberton


Virginia D. (Tankersly) Emberton, 91, died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, at her residence in Brown County.

She is survived by her children, James P. Emberton of Brown County, Shirley A. Mullikin of Martinsville, Colleen C. (Daniel) Lehr and Linda L. Dilley, both of Brown County, Joyce M. (Ridgely) Chittum of Clay County and Gayla J. Haley of Greenwood; brother, June Tankersly of Bargersville; 17 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Emberton.

The Revs. Peter Heland and Jeff Floyd will conduct a funeral service at 11 a.m. Thursday at Meredith–Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St., Morgantown. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Spearsville Wesleyan Church Cemetery in Brown County.

Memorial contributions may be to American Diabetes Foundation, 6415 W. Castleway Drive, No. 114, Indianapolis, IN 46250.