Stokes, Emma W.
Emma W. Stokes


Ms. Emma W. Stokes, 74, of Dovers Chapel Road, Ellijay, died Sunday, January 27, 2002 in the North Georgia Medical Center.

Ms. Stokes was born November 21, 1927, the daughter of John and Tamer McClure Weaver. She was a housewife of the Baptist faith and was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Stokes.

She is survived by her daughters, Bertie Mae Stokes Silver, Bennie Lee Stokes Watson, Margaret Stokes Osborne, Rita Stokes Tatum, Janice Stokes Colwell, Shirl Stokes and Sandra Stokes Holloway, all of Ellijay; sons, Herman Stokes, Ermel Stokes, Bobby Stokes, Ricky Stokes, Winston Stokes, Walter Stokes and Tony Stokes, all of Ellijay; 30 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; brother, Cecil Weaver of Ringgold; sisters, Lemma Weaver Marlow, of Ellijay, and Sheril Weaver White of Epworth.

Services were Tuesday, January 29, 2002 at 11 a.m. from the chapel of Bernhardt Funeral Home with the Reverend Emuel Sanford officiating. Music was by Irene Wofford.

Pallbearers were Jackie Plumley, Thomas Silver, William Silver, Randall Stokes, Randy Osborn and Norman Osborn.

Interment was in the Sunlight Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of Bernhardt Funeral Home.



LINEAGE:
  Thomas Silver ->
    Clifford Lee Silver ->
      Tommy Lee Silver m. Bertie Mae Stokes ->
        daughter of Emma Weaver Stokes and Homer Stokes



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Transcriber: John (James) Silver

Last updated 8/12/2003 Barney Kaufman