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Marjorie Lucille Pettit Emery

January 10, 1931 — September 23, 2021

Mrs. Marjorie Lucille Pettit Emery, age 90, of Waverly, TN, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at Humphreys County Nursing Home in Waverly, TN.  Lucille was born on Jan. 10, 1931, in Gaffney, South Carolina, to Edward Pettit and Irma Royce Phillips Pettit.

Her Survivors

Daughter: Charlotte Emery Rushton (Phil), Camden, TN

2 Sons: Randy Emery (Ali), Fulshear, TX

            George Edward Emery(Darlene), Waverly, TN

Brother: Roy Pettit (Cathy), Taylor, SC

2 Sister’s In Law: Betty Marston, Lawrenceburg, TN

                                Helen Bartos, Parma, OH

4 Grandchildren: Shawn Emery, Emily Rushton Whitsell (Harry),  Emery Rushton, & Amber Emery Elliott

6 Great Grandchildren:  Madison Rushton, Megan Rushton, Kylie Elliott, Scarlett Whitsell, Harry Whitsell, Dennis John Whitsell, & April Hatley

Several Loving Nieces & Nephews

She is preceded in death by her husband: George W. Emery, Jr., Parents: Edward and Irma Pettit, Sister: Sara P. Williams, 2 Brother’s In Law: Ray Williams & Billy Birchfield (Mary), Sister In Law: Dottie Dixon (Troy).


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Graveside Service

Monday, September 27, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Wyly Cemetery


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