Thursday, March 8, 2018

Marilyn J. Emmons (March 3, 2018)

Marilyn J. Emmons age 77, of Greenville passed away at 1:34 PM on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at State of the Heart Hospice Care Center in Greenville.

Marilyn was born June 6, 1940, in Greenville to the late Hubert W. & Mary Anna (Yoder) Robbins. Marilyn was also preceded in death by a son-in-law, Jim Rench; granddaughter, Sabrina Miller; and a brother, Dale S. Robbins.

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Dwight Emmons whom she married July 10, 1999; children, Cheryl L. & Wayne Burton of Tennessee, Lisa M. Rench of Arcanum and Beth L. & Jon Waggamon of Eaton; step-children, Cheryl L. Emmons of Arcanum, Linda J. Hunt of California and Jeffrey A. & Judy Emmons of Nashport; grandchildren, Justin, Karrie, Chelsea, Kristy, Ron, Ginni, Emily and David; brother, Richard Robbins of Greenville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Marilyn retired from Fram/Honeywell in Greenville and was working at the Cancer Association of Darke County. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Greenville, BPW, Greenville V.F.W. Post 7262 Ladies Auxiliary, Greenville Elks and Eagles.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Curt Duncan officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Township Memorial Garden. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 12:00 to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Care or the Cancer Association of Darke County. Condolences for the family may be expressed through