Jerry Emmerson

Jerry Emmerson

FARMER CITY – Jerry Emmerson, 71, of Farmer City passed away at 4 p.m. Tuesday (Feb. 12, 2013) at the Farmer City Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

Funeral service is at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Farmer City, with minister Bud McMasters officiating. Burial will be in McCord Cemetery, rural Farmer City. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Jerry Emmerson Memorial Fund c/o Heartland Bank, Farmer City.

Jerry was born June 1, 1941, a daughter of Wayne C. and Opal Lee Frye Milburn. She married Norman L. Emmerson on Dec. 23, 1985. He died May 12, 1997.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She was a licensed beautician and certified nursing assistant. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Farmer City.