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Shirley Dean Emmert

February 12, 1946 — July 9, 2021

Mrs. Shirley Dean Emmert, age 75, of Westmoreland, passed away on Friday, July 9, 2021. She was born on February 12, 1946, in Akersville, Kentucky, to the late William and Laurene Shockley.

Shirley is survived by her sons, Clinton Emmert (Cynthia) and John Emmert; granddaughter, Caitlin Emmert Delk (Michael); nephew, Derek Shockley (Aimee); step daughters, Brenda McDonald (Keith), Kathy Birdwell (Robert), and Glenda (Mark) Tirjan; along with a host of loving family and friends.

In addition to her parents, Shirley is preceded in death by her husband, Luther C. Emmert; her son, Gene Emmert; and sister, Kay Shockley.

Visitation with the family will be Sunday, July 11, from 9:00 AM until 8:00 PM, from the Chapel of Woodard Funeral Home.

No visitation will be prior to a graveside service for Mrs. Emmert, which will be conducted on Monday, July 12, at 4:00 PM from Whitley Cemetery, in Red Boiling Springs; with her nephew, Derek Shockley delivering the eulogy.


Woodard Funeral Home

Sunday July 11th, 2021

9:00am - 8:00pm

5591 US-31E
Westmoreland, TN 37186

Graveside Service

Whitley Cemetery

Monday July 12th, 2021

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Westmoreland, TN 37186

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