Darrell Emmons, of Maynard, Ark., formerly of Peach Orchard, Mo., son of the late Homer Emmons and Eura Wallace Emmons, was born April 9, 1948, in Gideon, Mo., and departed this life Friday, July 30, 2010, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo., at the age of 62 years, 3 months and 21 days.
Survivors include two brothers, Leo Emmons, of Holcomb, Mo., and H.D. Emmons, of Holcomb; two sisters, Pauline Meade, of Herrin, Ill., and Betty Burgess, of Portageville, Mo., and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Wayne Emmons, Ossie Emmons and Paul Emmons, and two sisters, Aline Julian and Eula Franklin.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 16, in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.