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Obituary: Margaret Ann Emerson, Franklin

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Margaret Ann Emerson

Margaret Ann (Bottom) Emerson, 76, passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. She was a resident of Franklin.

She was born May 9, 1938, in Tennessee to Alice Ramsey.

She is survived by two daughters, Debbie Cowan (Carl) Higdon of Franklin and Sherrie (Bobby Huff) Cowan of Bradenton, Florida; two sons, Randy (Donna) Cowan of Kersey, Pennsylvania, and Shane Emerson of Franklin; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in passing by her mother and a son, Brian Cowan.

Margaret was a housekeeping supervisor at the Franklin United Methodist Community, retiring after 31 years of service.

She was a member of St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Franklin. She enjoyed working in her yard and making ceramics.

The Rev. Whitney Rice will conduct a celebration of Margaret’s life at 4 p.m. today at Flinn & Maguire Funeral Home, 2898 N. Morton St. (U.S. 31 North) in Franklin. Friends may call from 2 p.m. until the service time today at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.

Online condolences may be made at www.flinnmaguire.net.

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