Photography

Emma Leona (Freeman) Waits

November 19, 1931 ~ June 17, 2020 (age 88)

Obituary

Emma Leona Waits, resident of Chalk Hill community passed away, Wednesday June 17, 2020 at age 88. A graveside service will be held at Chalk Hill Cemetery, Friday, June 19 at 9:00 a.m. The service will be officiated by Tommy Ferrell, Nathan Ferrell, and Scott Osenbaugh.
Emma was born in Longview on November 19, 1931. Daughter of Wiley and Dessie Freeman. She had 12 siblings. She was a founding member of Chalk Hill Assembly of God in 1953 and has been a devoted member ever since.
Emma was preceded in death by her parents, Wiley and Dessie Freeman, husband Aubrey Waits, and daughter Ruthie Ford. She is survived by 3 daughters and son in laws, Becky and Nick Fountain, Dory and Jimmie Ferrell, and Brenda and Pat Pither. She has 13 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren, and 8 great great-grandchildren.
The Family would also like to extend a special thanks to Heritage Hospice for their loving care.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Emma Leona (Freeman) Waits, please visit our floral store.


Services

You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Emma Leona (Freeman) Waits
© 2020 Welch Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA