James Henry “Jimmy” Emmons Sr.


James Henry "Jimmy" Emmons Sr., age 87, of Spanish Fort, Alabama, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2017.

Mr. Emmons was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the Spanish Fort Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Rena Emmons.

Survivors include his son, James Henry Emmons Jr. of Fairhope, Alabama; and his daughter, Donna Lynn Willingham of Spanish Fort, Alabama; one brother, John (Loretta) Emmons of Bay Minette, Alabama; two grandchildren, Jennifer S. Fowler (Justin) and Bradley T. Henderson (Gabby); and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel in Atmore, Alabama with Rev. Richard Ullo officiating.

Interment will follow at the Bay Minette City Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 9 a.m. until service time.

Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Homes, LLC in charge of all arrangements, Atmore, Alabama.